RPC I, 3871

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3871
Province Kingdom of Cilicia
Region Cilicia
City Kingdom of Cilicia
Reign Tarcondimotus
Person (obv.) Tarcondimotus (king)
Obverse inscription
Obverse design diademed head of Tarcondimotus, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΤΑΡΚΟΝΔΙΜΟΤΟΥ ΦΙΛΑΝΤΩΝΙΟΥ
Reverse design Zeus seated, l., with Nike and sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 8.71 g
Axis 1, 9, 12
Reference BMC 1
Specimens 20
Note See N.L. Wright, 'Anazarbos and the Tarkondimotid kings of Kilikia', AS 58 (2008), pp. 115-25, supporting the case for a mint at Anazarbus, rather than Hierapolis Castabala

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.956 ex vA 5413
2     L BMC 1
3     L BMC 2
4     L BMC 3
5     L BMC 4
6     P: 1583 Wa 4714
7     P: 1581
8     P: 1582
9     Levante 1257
10     Levante 1258
11     ✸ Hirsch 326, 16 Feb. 2017, lot 1794
12     Leeds-UL: 938
13     Leeds-UL: 939
14     Naville Numismatics 54, 15 Dec. 2019, lot 234
15     Naumann 63, 4 Mar. 2018, lot 13
16     Freiburg: 12086
17     Künker 333, 16 Mar. 2020, lot 586
18     NY: 2015.20.2812
19     CGT Coll. = Naville Numismatics 35, 29 Oct. 2017, lot 135
20     Lanz 138, 26 Nov. 2007, lot 447 =Peus 428, 28 Apr. 2021, lot 332