RPC I, 4109

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4109
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Uncertain Syrian mint of Zeus tetradrachms
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Tiberius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΤΙΒΕΡΙΟΥ ΚΑΙΣΑΡΟΣ ΘΕΟΥ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ
Obverse design bare head of Tiberius, r.
Reverse inscription ΥΙΟΥ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ, ΑΘΗ ΔΩΡ ΣΑΝ (to r.)
Reverse design Zeus seated, l., with Nike and sceptre
Metal Silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 13.40 g
Reference Wr 14, Prieur 31, McAlee 212
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–6: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: Tarsus 109
2     L: 1921,0607.39
3     McAlee coll. = Empire 3 (1985), lot 179
4     Prieur coll. ex Spink stock (1985)
5     NY
6     CNG MBS 66, 19 May 2004, lot 1226