Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Obverse inscription IMP C C VIB VOLVSIANVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METRO
Reverse design portable shrine with carrying bars seen in perspective and containing cult statue (baetyl of Astarte); below, murex shell

Coin no. 1 of RPC IX, 2037

 

Museum Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris (France)
Inventory no. Y 28745
Reference
Diameter 27
Weight 13.25
Axis 6
Note
External URI https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b85374651