RPC I, 4528

 

Image of specimen #15

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4528
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Byblus
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Issue Year 6
Dating AD 45/6
Obverse inscription ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΥ ΚΑΙΣΑΡΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, l.
Reverse inscription ΒΥΒΛΙWΝ, L Ϛ (to r.)
Reverse design Isis Pharia, l. or r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 9.11 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 681–2, BMC 20
Specimens 15
Note Baramki 35 ('Augustus') records a coin with this rev. type, but with L Α; the coin is, however, unillustrated and coinage for Claudius year 1 needs confirmation.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 20
2     P Bab 1384
3     NY: 1948.19.2186
4     NY: 1944.100.70856
5     NY: 1944.100.70857
6     B: 28713
7     B: Löbb
8     O
9     C McClean 9480
10     Beirut-AUB Baramki 37
11     B: 12977
12     B: Löbb
13     B: I-B
14     NY: 1944.100.70858
15     ✸ Gorny & Mosch EA 247, 10 Mar. 2017, lot 4571