RPC III, 3897

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3897
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Trajan
Issue Year 243
Dating AD 117/18
Obverse inscription
Obverse design Turreted and veiled head of Tyche r; to l., palm
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐWϹ ΙƐΡ ΑΣ, ΓΜΣ
Reverse design Phoenician letters לצר (‘of Tyre’); palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 3.17 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2152–3, BMC 345
Specimens 17 (12 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 344
2     L BMC 345
3     ✸ P: 2156
4     P: 2158
5     CNG 80 (2004) lot 321
6     Cop SNG 350
7     G: 3414
8     NY: 1944.100.73020
9     NY: 1944.100.73021
10     NY: 1944.100.73022
11     NY: 1944.100.73023
12     NY: 1944.100.73024
13     AUB 186
14     AUB 187
15     B: 18257445
16     CGT coll.
17     CGT coll.