RPC I, 4695


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4695
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Tiberius
Dating 36/7
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, ΚΡ, ΡΞΒ
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 6.65 g
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY
2     B
3     Mu: 9
4     ✸ CNG EA 84, 3 Mar. 2004, lot 54
5     LHS 100, 23 Apr. 2007, lot 333