RPC I, 4669B

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4669B
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Claudius
Dating 43/4
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΚΡ, ΡΞΘ
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 14.16 g
Reference Levy
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ CNG Mail Bid Sale 57, 4 Apr. 2001, lot 594