RPC I, 3608

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3608
Province Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Archelaus of Cappadocia
Person (rev.) Archelaus (king)
Issue Year 40
Dating AD 4/5
Obverse inscription
Obverse design head of Heracles with lion skin round neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΡΧΕΛΑΟΥ, Μ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 1.88 g
Axis 12
Reference Simonetta 8, RSN 1898, 11, no. 39
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B RSN 1898, Taf. I.23 = T. Reinach, Essai sur la Numismatique des Rois de Cappadoce (Paris, 1887), pl. III.24
2     ✸ Leu 7, 24 Oct. 2020, lot 1305