RPC I, 4885

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4885
Province Syria
Region Judaea
City Ascalon
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Issue Year 146
Dating AD 42/3
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΣΚΑΛΩ, ϚΜΡ (to. r.)
Reverse design Tyche-Astarte standing, l., on prow holding sceptre and aplustre; to l., altar; to r. dove
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference BMC 83
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 83
2 2     NY: 1944.100.63192 SNG 672
3 3     B
4 4     Rosenberger 96
5 5     Rosenberger 99
6 6     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 64
7 7     CNG 437, 6 Feb. 2019, lot 260