RPC III, 3304


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume III
Number 3304
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Uncertain
Issue Coinage without imperial portrait
Dating Hadrian or later
Obverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΗⳞ ΤΑΡⳞΟΥ
Obverse design head of bearded Heracles r., crowned with oak-leaves, club on l. shoulder
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩⳞ
Reverse design Perseus, wearing winged sandals, standing, l., holding cult statue of Apollo holding wolves in r. hand, chlamys and harpa in l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1897,0503.56 BMC 143
2 2     B: Fox
3 3     B: Löbb.
4 4     ✸ CGT coll., ex Savoca Auction 15, lot 579
5 5     CGT coll.
6 6     Aquila Five 4, 19 Aug. 2022, lot 663