RPC I, 4830


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 4830
Province Syria
Region Samaria
City Nysa-Scythopolis
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Issue Year 103
Dating AD 39/40
Obverse inscription ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟΥ, ΓΡ (before)
Obverse design laureate head of Caligula, left
Reverse inscription ϹΚΥΘΟΠΟΠΟΛΕΙΤωΝ
Reverse design head of Dionysus with ivy wreath, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 14 mm
Axis 12
Reference Barkay 8
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note Corr.: full reading of obv. and rev. legend.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     JSW
2 2     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 9
3 3     NY: 2019.20.59