RPC I, 4065

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4065
Province Syria
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Hierapolis-Castabala
Reign Uncertain
Dating first century AD?
Obverse inscription
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Alexander the Great?, r.
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design veiled head of Tyche, r.; before, torch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 7.94 g
Axis 6
Reference Robert 72, no. 20
Specimens 8
Note Although one might otherwise expect the letter form Ɛ to be later, it occurs on coins of Philopator (3872), perhaps minted at Hierapolis.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1894,0901.2 BMC 6
2     P: 602
3     P: 603
4     B: Löbb
5     NY: 1944.100.54054
6     Levante 1577
7     CGT coll.
8     ✸ Künker 333, 16 Mar. 2020, lot 553 (ex Gorny and Mosch 152, 2006, lot 1829)