RPC VII.2, 2177


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2177
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyclades
Region Cyclades
City Siphnus
Reign Uncertain
Magistrate Hero(—) (without title)
Obverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΗΡΟ
Obverse design bust of Athena (wearing aegis?), r.
Reverse inscription ϹΙΦΝΙⲰΝ
Reverse design eagle standing, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 3.27 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Le Quéré 77
Specimens 10
Note The obverse legend is retrograde. Type given to the fourth century BC by SNG Cop, followed by CNG, but considered as a pseudo-autonomous issue from the Roman period by BMC and Le Quéré.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1841,B.2176 BMC 11
2     P: L 2339
3     P: 400
4     B: Rauch
5     B: 1864/28686
6     B: I-B
7     Cop SNG 752
8     Mu
9     A: 4809b
10     CNG EA 248, 26 Jan. 2011, lot 118