RPC I, 4196A

 

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4196A
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Galba
Person (obv.) Galba (Augustus)
Issue Year 2
Dating AD 68/9
Obverse inscription ΓΑΛΒΑϹ ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Galba, r.; to r., star
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥϹ ΝΕΟΥ ΙΕΡΟΥ Β
Reverse design eagle on thunderbolt, l.; to l., palm branch
Metal Silver
Average weight 14.72 g
Reference Prieur 97, McAlee 306
Specimens 5
Note It is not clear on several coins whether they are of year A or B: B 28991, 14.61; Schulten (8.11.1982) lot 198 = Münz Zentrum 33 (1978), lot 875; Hebron hoard (1985), 13.75; MMAG 61 (1982), lot 169, 15.03.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Dura V ( = NNM 58), no. 21
2     Eleutheropolis hoard ( = JIAN 1907, pl. V.4)
3     Ariadne (9.12.1983), lot 263
4     Spink stock (1985)
5     Giessener 33 (1986), lot 369