RPC II, 2057


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Coin type
Volume II
Number 2057
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Domitian
Issue Year 220
Dating AD 94/5
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles (Melqart) with lion skin knotted about neck, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕWΣ, ΚΣ (in field)
Reverse design club surmounted by monogram ΤΥΡ; in field, Phoenician letters לצר (‘of Tyre’); all in oak wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 17.60 g
Reference Rouvier 2222
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2133 Luynes 3230