RPC I, 4519

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4519
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Dating 38/9
Obverse inscription L ΝΤ
Obverse design laureate head of Caligula, l.
Reverse inscription ΤΡΙΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Dioscuri, with stars above, standing l. and holding wreaths over pilei and sceptres
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 9.84 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 38
Specimens 16
Note There are some Greek letters under the bust; these look like ΟΠ on coins 2 and 10, and ΑΙ on 9 and 12.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 165/1072
2     P: Seyrig
3     P Bab 1898
4     P Bab 1899
5     L BMC 38
6     B: I-B
7     B: 410/1925
8     V: GR 22244
9     V: GR 22245
10     NY: 1944.100.72557
11     NY: 1944.100.72558
12     NY: 1944.100.72559
13     Beirut-AUB: Baramki 18
14     Lindgren A2346A
15     JSW = CNG EA 201, 17 Dec. 2008, lot 301
16     CGT Coll.