Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Obverse inscription IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gallienus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TVRO ME
Reverse design Dido founding Carthage. She stands left holding rule in right and transverse sceptre in left, while to left a mason works atop the gate of a city; below, worker right digs with a pick; star above, murex shell below


Reference M&M GmbH 32, 26 May 2010, lot 344
Diameter 28
Weight 14.65
Note murex shell below Dido
External URI|658|344|907ea906a19c72f047e03efd6a65adea