Province Syria Phoenice
City Paltus 
Region Syria
Reign Trajan Decius
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Γ ΜƐ ΚΥ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟϹ ΔƐΚΙΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Decius, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΑΛΤΗΝΩΝ, ΗΦ
Reverse design Poseidon standing l., on short column, holding dolphin(?) and trident, l. foot on rock

Coin no. 1 of RPC IX, 1859

 

Museum American University, Beirut (Lebanon)
Inventory no. 241
Reference
Diameter 26
Weight 12.94
Axis
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