RPC II, 2055a


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume II
Number 2055a
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Vespasian
Issue Year 188
Dating AD 77/8
Obverse inscription
Obverse design turreted and veiled head of Tyche, right; in front, star and aphlaston
Reverse inscription ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ ΘΕΑΣ, ΗΠΡ (above), ΑϚ (below)
Reverse design galley, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1353
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1731
2 2     G Hunter III, p. 253, no. 29
3 3     B: Friedländer
4 4     CGT Coll