RPC I, 4655A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4655A
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Tiberius
Dating 15/16
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΚΡ, ΡΜΑ
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 28 mm
Reference Levy
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Heritage Long Beach Signature Sale 410, 2 June 2006, lot 12053