RPC I, 4811


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4811
Province Syria
Region Judaea
City Gaza
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Obverse inscription
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, right
Reverse inscription ΓΑ
Reverse design club
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 13 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 10
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note Published as a coin of Gadara by Spijkerman and listed as such in RPC I, 4811 (with a note 'perhaps a coin of Selge'). An attribution to Gaza, as suggested by Sofaer 46, seems more likely.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J-SBF Spijkerman 10
2 2     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 46, under Gaza