RPC I, 4627

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4627
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Roman Republic
Dating 39/38 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΗΠ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., on prow of galley, and with palm on wing; to l., club; date in Greek numbers, with monogram or Greek letters; below eagle, Phoenician letter
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 14.03 g
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Beirut-AUB Baramki 77 = Rouvier 2067
2     ✸ CNG Mail Bid Sale 63, 21 May 2003, lot 704