RPC I, 4247b


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4247b
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue year 27 (ΖΚ)
Dating 5/4 BC
Obverse inscription IMP·AVGVST·TR·POT
Obverse design laureate head of Augustus, right
Reverse inscription S C
Reverse design inscription in a laurel wreath of ten leaves
Metal bronze
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference McAlee 206(a)
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Note Portrait like tetradrachms of 5–1 BC.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     McAlee coll. (ex Hirsch 169, 20 Feb. 1991, lot 750)
2 2     P: Chandon de Briailles 1472
3 3     ✸ R. Effler coll.
4 4     R. Effler coll.
5 5     Automan coll. (from Forum Ancient Coins website)