Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Philip I
Obverse inscription IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS P F AVG
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Philip I, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYR METRO
Reverse design Astarte standing facing, placing r. on trophy to l. and holding sceptre, crowned by Victory on column to r.; at feet, on l., Marsyas r. with star above, on r., murex shell

 

Reference Cast in Winterthur = Hess AG, 1954
Diameter 31.8
Weight 15.97
Axis 12
Note