RPC I, 4587


Image of specimen #8


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4587
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Nero
Issue Year 169
Dating AD 58/59
Obverse inscription
Obverse design head of Dionysus with ivy wreath, l.
Reverse inscription ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ ΘΕΑΣ, L ΘΞΡ
Reverse design cista in ivy wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 5.56 g
Specimens 8
Note The type was continued in the reign of Trajan.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Bab 1723
2     NY
3     NY
4     L BMC 155
5     Cop SNG 238
6     O
7     B
8     ✸ J. Clark coll.