RPC I, 3717

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3717
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Elaeusa-Sebaste
Reign Antiochus IV of Commagene
Person (obv.) Antiochos IV of Commagene (king)
Person (rev.) Iotape (queen)
Obverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΕΓΑΛΟΥ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝ, Ε (to l.)
Obverse design diademed head of Antiochos IV, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΑ ΙΩΤΑΠΗ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΗΝΩΝ, ΕΡ Ο Α
Reverse design Iotape seated, l., with patera and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.52 g
Reference RSN VIII (1898), 31, no. 21, Kovacs 274
Specimens 5
Note It is not clear if B 1374/1905 (7.02 g) is another specimen, or a different variety.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Levante 843 ex vA 8178
2     P: 31 pl. XXX.13
3     B: 411/1874
4     ✸ Hauck & Aufhäuser 19, 21 Mar. 2006, lot 200
5     Solidus Premium 18, 15 July 2017, lot 202