RPC I, 4219

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4219
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Roman Republic
Issue Caesarian era, year 3
Dating 47/46 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Zeus, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ ΤΗΣ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩΣ (to r., downwards in two lines) ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ ΚΑΙ ΑΥΤΟΝΟΜΟΥ (to l., downwards in two lines), Γ
Reverse design Zeus seated l., holding Nike and sceptre; date in exergue on thunderbolt; above Zeus, thunderbolt;
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.70 g
Axis 12
Reference McAlee 46-8
Specimens 12 (5 in the core collections)
Note ear of corn to l. of Zeus = McAlee 46; Isis' head-dress to l. of Zeus = McAlee 47; palm branch to l. of Zeus = McAlee 48
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 52
2     L
3     Cop SNG 76
4     Cop SNG 77
5     Cop SNG 78
6     CGT coll.
7     Gorny & Mosch 265, 14 Oct. 2019, lot 1119
8     Münster: M 1437
9     ✸ R. Effler coll.
10     R. Effler coll.
11     CGT coll.
12     CGT coll.