RPC I, 3850

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3850
Province Kingdom of Commagene
Region Commagene
City Samosata
Reign Uncertain
Dating 30s BC?
Obverse inscription
Obverse design lion walking, r.
Reverse inscription ΣΑΜΟΣΑΤΩ ΠΟΛΕΩΣ
Reverse design Tyche seated on rock, holding palm branch, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 4.41 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 7, Kovacs 291–2
Specimens 9
Note There are also many coins (BMC 9–14) with the same types, but with lower weight, poor style and (sometimes) blundered legends: imitations? Not a complete listing of specimens.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 7
2     L BMC 8
3     P: 1444
4     P: 1445
5     P: 1446
6     P: 1447
7     P: Y 28639
8     Nercessian coll.
9     ✸ Nomos obolos 12, 31 Mar. 2019, lot 126