RPC I, 4198

 

Image of specimen #19

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4198
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Galba
Person (obv.) Galba (Augustus)
Issue Year 2
Dating AD 68/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤWΡ ΓΑΛΒΑϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Galba, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΤΟΥϹ Β
Reverse design eagle with wreath in beak on wreath, l.; to l., palm branch
Metal Silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 14.28 g
Axis 12
Reference Wr. 59, Prieur 100, McAlee 308
Specimens 20
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die. 3–5: same obv. die. 6–9: same obv. die. 10–11: same obv. die. 12–13: same obv. die. 15–17: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1925,0104.143
2     P: HS
3     C McClean 9375
4     Baranowsky 6923
5     Agora 2 (1975), lot 280
6     Hess-Leu 41 (1969), lot 126 (ex MM FPL 212, June 1961, no. 24) = CNG 111, 29 May 2019, lot 519 (ex Triton II, 1 Dec. 1998, lot 637)
7     Auktiones AG 15 (18.9.1985), lot 366
8     P: 244
9     P: 243
10     Mu ex Hirsch 1908, 4578
11     Cop SNG 163
12     NY
13     B: I-B Wr., Taf. III.59
14     Tiberias hoard
15     Spink 40 (1984), lot 291
16     Malter IV (1978), lot 286
17     SBF
18     CNG 114, 13 May 2020, lot 520
19     ✸ Goldberg 120, 2 Feb. 2021, lot 1121
20     CGT coll.