RPC III, 3301


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 3301
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Uncertain
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait
Dating Hadrian or later
Obverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΩΝ ΤΑΡϹΕΩΝ
Obverse design Zeus seated, left, holding Nike and resting on sceptre
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ
Reverse design Tyche of the City, turreted and veiled, seated, left, on seat decorated with foreleg and wing of sphinx, holding ears of corn and poppy-head; at her feet, river god Kydnos, crowned with sedge, swimming, left; in field, left, CIT/ΟΥ ( ?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Reference Levante Suppl. 258
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Levante Supp. 258