RPC I, 4788

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4788
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Augustus
Issue Year 283
Dating 30/29 BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design radiate head, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΑΜΑΣΚΗΝΩΝ L ΓΠΣ
Reverse design Hermes standing, l., with arm outstretched and holding caduceus; all in wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 3.48 g
Axis 12
Specimens 8
Note The date is always retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1986,0434.19
2     B: 18257325, Löbb
3     V: uncertain 36907
4     Rosenberger 7
5     JSW = CNG EA 341, 17 Dec. 2014, lot 13
6     JSW
7     Leeds-UL: 1215
8     ✸ Leu WA 15, 27 Feb. 2021, lot 1545