Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Obverse inscription IMP C C VIBIVS TREBO GALLVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METRO
Reverse design Cadmus standing l., holding patera, spear and drapery; at feet, l., bull lying; at top, l., city gate of Thebes with towers; under the gate, ΘΗΒƐ; at r., murex shell

Coin no. 2 of RPC IX, 1986

 

Museum American University, Beirut (Lebanon)
Inventory no. 1521
Reference Baramki 275
Diameter 26
Weight 19.02
Axis 12
Note on rev., head r.