Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Elagabalus
Obverse inscription M AV ALEXANDER CAES S
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Severus Alexander, r., wearing decorated cuirass(?), seen from front
Reverse inscription SEP TVRO (sic) COLO
Reverse design Astarte standing facing, turreted, holding long sceptre and resting on trophy on her r., crowned by Nike standing on small column, l., on her l.; at her feet, to l., small Marsyas standing, r., carrying wineskin on shoulder and raising hand; to r., murex shell

 

Museum American Numismatic Society, New York (USA)
Inventory no. 1992.54.1238
Reference
Diameter 27
Weight 8.85
Axis 6
Note
External URI http://numismatics.org/collection/1992.54.1238