RPC I, 3840

 

Image of specimen #21

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3840
Province Kingdom of Armenia Minor
Region Armenia
City Kingdom of Armenia Minor
Reign Aristobulus of Chalcis
Person (obv.) Aristobulus of Chalcis (king)
Person (rev.) Salome (queen)
Issue Year 13
Dating AD 66/7
Obverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΡΙΣΤΟΒΟΥΛΟΥ ΕΤ ΙΓ
Obverse design diademed bust of Aristobulus, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ ΣΑΛΩΜΗΣ
Reverse design diademed bust of Salome, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.37 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference Rec 1, Mesh 5, Kovacs 300
Specimens 20
Note The date was off flan on 2–3; 1 was read 'ΕΤ Α?' in Rec and 'ΕΤ ΙΣ' by N. Kokkinos, PEQ 118 (1986), p. 33. The date has now been read clearly as 13 by Kovacs.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Wa 7280
2     Madrid: Cousinéry
3     Mesh, pl. 29.5 = Sofaer 170
4     CNG Triton XXIII, 14 Jan. 2020, lot 456
6     CNG 93, 22 May 2013, lot 953
7     CNG 96, 14 May 2014, lot 653
8     CNG Triton XIX, 5 Jan. 2016, lot 277
9     CNG 108, 16 May 2018, lot 253
10     CNG 103, 14 Sept. 2016, lot 347
11     Nomos 13, 7 Oct. 2016, lot 234
12     CNG 109, 12 Sept. 2018, lot 191
13     Nomos obolos 12, 31 Mar. 2019, lot 450
14     Naumann 73, 6 Jan. 2019, lot 241
15     CNG 114, 13 May 2020, lot 367
16     Nomos 20, 10 July 2020, lot 306
17     Roma Numismatics XX, 29 Oct. 2020, lot 157
18     Leu 7, 24 Oct. 2020, lot 1355
19     Markov The New York Sale LI, 12 Jan. 2021, lot 21
20     CNG EA 484, 27 Jan. 2021, lot 388
21     ✸ Nomos 22, 22 June 2021, lot 217