RPC III, 3899


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume III
Number 3899
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Hadrian
Issue Year 246
Dating AD 120/1
Obverse inscription
Obverse design Turreted and veiled head of Tyche right; to left, palm
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΙΕΡ ΑϹ, ϚΜϹ
Reverse design Phoenician letters לצר (‘of Tyre’); palm tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Reference Rouvier 2156
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Note ϚΜϹ changed from ϚΜΣ 11.09.15 E Filippini
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ G SNG 3415