Province Syria Phoenice
City Tyre 
Region Phoenicia
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Obverse inscription IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AV
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TVRO MET
Reverse design Sacrifice to Melqarth-Hercules. Female figure wearing kalathos standing right, both hands raised above lighted altar before temple with two columns, seen in perspective, containing club of Hercules; to right, murex shell; (above altar, star)


Reference Künker eLive 37, 20 Oct. 2015, lot 274
Diameter 29
Weight 15.73
Note star
External URI|2453|274|5b3c1db33c9ed1c383c4f492d5aff9ed