RPC I, 4653

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4653
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Augustus
Dating AD 5/6
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΚΡ, ΡΛΑ
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 22 mm
Average weight 14.27 g
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Rouvier 2096
2     P: 2103 Rouvier 2097
3     Beirut-AUB Baramki 82 = Rouvier 2098
4     Mu: 5
5     Gorny & Mosch 147, 7 Mar. 2006, lot 1541
6     ✸ CNG Triton IV, 5 Dec. 2000, lot 299