RPC I, 3851

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3851
Province Kingdom of Commagene
Region Commagene
City Samosata
Reign Uncertain
Dating uncertain date
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Zeus, r.
Reverse inscription ΣΑΜΟΣΑΤWΝ
Reverse design lion walking, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 6.85 g
Axis 1, 9, 12
Reference BMC 1, Kovacs 294
Specimens 10
Note Perhaps earlier than 3848–3850, as the rev. is quite like that of the coins of Antiochos I (3845). Not a complete listing of specimens.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 2
2     L BMC 1
3     L BMC 3
4     P: 1438
5     P: 1439
6     P: 1440
7     Freiburg: 13826
8     ✸ Nomos obolos 12, 31 Mar. 2019, lot 128
9     Nomos Obolos WA 17, 20 Dec. 2020, lot 378
10     CGT coll.