Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Gordian III
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COLONIE TYRI METROPOLI
Reverse design serpent entwined ovoid baetyl, between murex shell and palm tree

Coin no. 1 of RPC VII.2, 3562

 

Museum American Numismatic Society, New York (USA)
Inventory no. 1944.100.81884
Reference
Diameter 27.2
Weight 14.99
Axis 12
Note
External URI http://numismatics.org/collection/1944.100.81884