AUGUSTUS SILVER TETRADRACHM – AD 14 ISSUE OF ANTIOCH PUBLISHED AND PLATED IN PRIEUR – XF NGC GRADED ROMAN PROVINCIAL COIN OF THE TWELVE CAESARS (Inv. 14458)
SELEUCIS and PIERIA, Antioch. Provincial issue of AUGUSTUS. 27 BC – AD 14.
Silver Tetradrachm,15.16 g, 26 mm, 12h. Dated year 44 of Actian era = AD 14.
Obv. Laureate head right.
Rev. Tyche seated left on rocky outcropping, holding palm, river god Orontes sweimming to right, ∆M (Actian Era date) above; in right field, ΓΞ (date) above monogram (=ANTIOXIEΩN?).
Prieur 59 (this coin published and illustrated); McAlee 189; RPC I 4160.
Ex Michel Prieur Collection, acquired from Hirsch 185, 2/15/1995, 689.
NGC graded XF, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, “ex Prieur Collection” noted.