RPC I, 4683

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4683
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Augustus
Dating 27/26 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, Ρ
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 21 mm
Average weight 6.71 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Rouvier 2077
2     ✸ Roma E-Sale 41, 2 Dec. 2017, lot 336