RPC I, 4786

 

Image of specimen #20

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4786
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue Year 283
Dating 30/29 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΑΜΑΣΚΗΝΩΝ L ΓΠΣ
Reverse design Tyche seated, l., on rock with arm outstretched and holding cornucopia; below, river god; all in wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.47 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference de Saulcy 1, AMC 1479
Specimens 21
Note The date is always retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1910,0609.3
2     NY: 1961.154.324
3     B: 18257331, Rauch
4     B: 18241374, Löbb
5     P: 31
6     P: 32
7     O AMC 1479
8     V: GR 21855
9     Mu: 7
10     Rosenberger 8
12     JSW
13     JSW = CNG EA 341, 17 Dec. 2014, lot 11
14     JSW
15     JSW = CNG EA 341, 17 Dec. 2014, lot 10
16     P N Schulten (Köln) 22.4.1985, lot 326
17     RW
18     NY: 1944.100.79325
19     NY: 1944.100.79326
20     ✸ P. Villemur coll. = CNG MBS 78, 14 May 2008, lot 1453
21     Roma Numismatics EA 63, 7 Nov. 2019, lot 467
22     CGT coll. = Roma E-Auction 4, 28 Dec. 2013, lot 399