Province Syria Phoenice
City Berytus 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Obverse inscription IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Obverse design radiate bust of Gallienus, left, with drapery on right shoulder
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG FEL, BER
Reverse design Astarte standing facing holding standard ending in cross in right and aphlaston in left at waist, left foot on prow; she is crowned by Victory standing on a column at right

 

Museum British Museum, London (UK)
Inventory no. BNK.871
Reference BMC 269
Diameter 28
Weight 16.79
Axis 12
Note