RPC I, 4693A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4693A
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Tiberius
Dating 34/5
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΚΡ, ΡΞ
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 20 mm
Average weight 7.06 g
Reference Princeton
Specimens 1
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Hirsch 355, Feb. 2020, lot 1876