RPC I, 4197

 

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Coin type
Volume I
Number 4197
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Galba
Person (obv.) Galba (Augustus)
Issue Year 2
Dating AD 68/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤWΡ ϹƐΡΟΥΙΟϹ ΓΑΛΒΑϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Galba, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΤΟΥϹ Β
Reverse design eagle on thunderbolt, l.; to l., palm branch
Metal Silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 14.59 g
Axis 12
Reference Wr. 58, Prieur 99, McAlee 310
Specimens 13
Die-links 2–4: same obv. die. 5–6: same obv. die. 7–9: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O ex MMAG 244, no. 43
2     NY
3     L: 1922,0304.1 Wr., Taf. III.58
4     Num Auction, NY (1982), lot 305 = 51 Gallery sale (2014), lot 49 = NAC 97 (2016), lot 95
5     B: Löbb
6     Kölner Münzkabinett 21 (1977), lot 201 = Rauch 9 (1972), lot 69
7     Ratto, Apr. 1927, lot 2562
8     Nascia, Aug. 1973, lot 216
9     Rauch 32 (1984), lot 621 = Empire 5 (1986), lot 125
10     ✸ Palombo 18, 17 Nov. 2019, lot 62 = CNG Triton XXIV, 19 Jan. 2021, lot 916
11     Naville Numismatics 51, 21 July 2019, lot 513 (ex CNG EA 436, lot 348)
12     M. Bakker coll. (ill. Prieur 99)
13     Münster: M 1447