RPC I, 3841

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3841
Province Kingdom of Armenia
Region Armenia
City Kingdom of Armenia
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Tigranes III (king) ; Tigranes V (king)
Person (rev.) Augustus
Issue Tigranes III? or V?
Dating c. 10/5 BC or c. AD 6
Obverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐΥΣ ΜƐΓΑϹ ΝƐΟϹ ΤΙΓΡΑΝΗϹ
Obverse design bust of Tigranes III (?) or V (?), wearing diadem and tiara, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΘƐΟϹ ΘƐΟΥ ΥΙΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Reverse design bare head of Augustus, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 14.64 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Bedoukian 167, Kovacs 178
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O Prowe, Egger 28.11.1904, lot 1522
2     Kovacs IX (1988), lot 115
3     Giessener 46 (30.10.1989), lot 357
4     History Museum of Armenia: 19878/6
5     CNG 96, 14 May 2014, lot 650
6     Jerusalem Numismatics 1, 2020, lot 58
7     ✸ Leu 7, 24 Oct. 2020, lot 1324