RPC III, 3894

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3894
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Trajan
Issue Year 241
Dating AD 115/16
Obverse inscription
Obverse design Turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche, r.; to l., palm-branch, to r., murex-shell
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡ ΙΕΡ ΑΣ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕWΣ, ΑΜΣ
Reverse design galley, l.; below, Phoenician letters לצר (‘of Tyre)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 6.65 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2193, BMC 319
Specimens 9 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 319
2     ✸ P: 2152
3     G: 3407
4     NY: 1944.100.73013
5     NY: 1944.100.73014
6     NY: 1944.100.73015
7     NY: 1944.100.73016
8     AUB 161
9     CGT coll.