RPC IV.3, 6772 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6772 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Byblus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Μ ΑV[Ρ?] ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟΝ ƐVΤ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΑϹ ΒΥΒΛΟΥ
Reverse design turreted Astarte standing with foot on prow, l., holding aplustre and rudder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.86 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 684, Cop 138
Specimens 13

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.70867 (probably = Rouvier 683, pl. B'.1 (rev.), ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
2     Beirut-AUB
3     Ex private coll. P. Schroeder, Beirut
4     NY: 1944.100.70865 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
5     Private coll. R.G. McAlee
6     Cop: 138, not illustrated
7     ✸ NY: 1944.100.70866 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
8     NY: 1992.54.818, broken, 8.40g, gift of Lindgren
9     L: 1925-1-5-107
10     P: M 5664
11     B: 848
12     B: (Löbb)
13     Lindgren I, 2281