RPC I, 4511

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4511
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Augustus
Issue Year 286
Dating 27/26 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design jugate busts of the Dioscuri, right
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ L ϚΠϹ
Reverse design Tyche standing, left, with rudder and cornucopia; all in wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1646, BMC 21
Specimens 11 (9 in the core collections)
Note American University, Beirut (Baramki 10) records this with ΕΠϹ, but this reading is not clear on the illustration, pl. XXVI.I.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1908,0110.1324 BMC 21
2 2     L: 1844,0425.109 BMC 22
3 3     ✸ P Bab 1890
4 4     P Bab 1891
5 5     O AMC 1491
6 6     Cop SNG 274
7 7     B: Löbb.
8 8     V: GR 22227
9 9     Mu: 16
10 10     Beirut-AUB Baramki 11
11 11     CNG EA 212, 17 June 2009, lot 222