RPC I, 4741


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Coin type
Volume I
Number 4741
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Ptolemais
Reign Roman Republic
Person (obv.) Mark Antony (imperator)
Person (rev.) Cleopatra VII (queen)
Issue Year 3
Dating 35/34 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design bare head of Antony, right; all in wreath
Reverse inscription ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑ L Γ (in l. field), ΙΕΡΑϹ ΑϹΥΛΟΥ (around, on r.), ΙΕ (in r. field)
Reverse design diademed bust of Cleopatra, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference ?Seyrig 20, Kadman 74
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 4740/8.
Note For the reading, see introduction.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ IMJ Sternberg XI (1981), lot 399; Sofaer 120
2 2     Hannover NC 1938, pl. I.I = RN 1962, pl. I.10
3 3     Mu: Egypt 101