RPC III, 3871

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3871
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Sidon
Reign Hadrian
Issue Year 227
Dating AD 117
Obverse inscription
Obverse design Turreted and veiled head of Tyche, r.; behind, aphlaston; in front, star of six rays
Reverse inscription ΣΙΔΩΝΟΣ ΙΕΡΑΣ, ΖΚΣ (in ex.)
Reverse design car of Astarte on two wheels
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 10.67 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 1392–3, BMC 197, Abou Diwan 1543–9, 1551–5, 1559–68, 1574–5, 1577–603
Specimens 55 (18 in the core collections)
Note BMC 197 analysed 10469R

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 197 (and Pl. XXIII, 9)
2     L BMC 198
3     L BMC 199
4     L BMC 200
5     L BMC 201
6     G: 3348
7     G: 3349
8     ✸ P: 1753a
9     P: 1754
10     P: 1755
11     Cop SNG 247
12     O
13     O
14     O
15     C: Mossop coll.
16     C: 516-1950
17     NY: 1944.100.71652
18     NY: 1944.100.71653
19 –51     see Abou Diwan
52     MM Deutschland 20, Righetti 8, 10–11 Oct. 2006, lot 852
53     CNG 212 (2009) lot 221
54     CNG MBS 57, 4 Apr. 2001, lot 893, 13.84.
55     Münster: M 1505