Province Syria Phoenice
City Berytus 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Gordian III
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS AVG COS I
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG FEL BER
Reverse design Bacchus, nude, standing facing, head left, nebris over left shoulder, holding rhyton and thyrsus; at feet, panther left; in exergue, at times vine leaf (or ear of corn?); in field, left, star

Coin no. 2 of RPC VII.2, 3552

 

Museum British Museum, London (UK)
Inventory no. 1840,1215.2
Reference BMC 249
Diameter 21
Weight 5.73
Axis 12
Note
External URI https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/C_1840-1215-2