RPC I, 4204


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4204
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Roman Republic
Issue Year 4
Dating 63/62 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Zeus, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ ΤΗΣ (to r., downwards) ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩΣ (to l., downwards), Δ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., holding rudder in r. hand and cornucopia in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 1
Reference McAlee 75
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note Corr.: the medium denomination (ca. 18mm) shows a bust of Zeus, r., and not a veiled, turreted, draped bust of city goddess
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: Y 23879/15 (Nisibis)
2 2     Münster: M 1438