RPC I, 4241


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4241
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Augustus
Issue Caesarian era, year 31
Dating 19/18 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Zeus, right
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩΣ (to r., downwards in two lines) ΑΥΤΟΝΟΜΟΥ (to l., downwards), ΛΑ
Reverse design Zeus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre; date in exergue; all in wreath (letters or symbols in fields)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference McAlee 73, Butcher, CRS 36
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1903
2 2     McAlee 73 (illustrated p.81)
3 3     ✸ Richard McAlee coll.