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 above: Fortuna-Astarte standing facing, raising r. arm on trophy and holding long standard; to r., Victory standing on column, l., crowning Fortuna-Astarte, and club downwards; at feet, murex shell and a small statue of Marsyas, carrying wineskin over shoulder; below, four Tychai, from l. to r.: Fortuna raising arm, Fortuna holding up offerings, Fortuna pouring libation on altar and Fortuna raising arm

Coin no. 3 of RPC IX, 1997

 

Reference Falghera 2462 = Schulten, 1 Apr. 1989, lot 658
Diameter 26
Weight 13.95
Axis 7
Note