RPC I, 4636A

 

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4636A
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Augustus
Dating 24/23 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΡΓ
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
Reference Qumrân no. 85–6
Specimens 2
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Qumrân 85
2     Qumrân 86