RPC III, 3900

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume III
Number 3900
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Hadrian
Issue Year 247
Dating AD 121/2
Obverse inscription
Obverse design Turreted and veiled head of Tyche r.; to l., palm
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐWϹ ΙƐΡ ΑΣ, ΖΜΣ (or ΖΜϹ)
Reverse design Phoenician letters לצר (‘of Tyre’); palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2156–7, BMC 347
Specimens 19 (16 in the core collections)
Note 1-4:ΖΜΣ; 5-19: (ΖΜϹ)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 346
2 2     L BMC 347
3 3     L BMC 348
4 4     P: S de R
5 5     ✸ P: 2161
6 6     P: 2162
7 7     P: 2164
8 8     Cop SNG 351
9 9     G: 3416
10 10     NY: 1944.100.73027
11 11     NY: 1944.100.73028
12 12     NY: 1944.100.73029
13 13     NY: 1944.100.73030
14 14     NY: 1944.100.73031
15 15     NY: 1944.100.73032
16 16     NY: 1940.77.168
17 17     AUB 188
18 18     AUB 189
19 19     AUB 190