RPC IV.3, 6812 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6812 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous'
Dating c. 161-180
Obverse inscription
Obverse design turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche, r.; to l., palm-branch; to r., aplustre
Reverse inscription ΒϞϹ ΤΥΡ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐⲰϹ ΙƐΡΑϹ
Reverse design palm-tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 2.30 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2164, BMC 355
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     G: III, 267, no. 39 SNG II, no.
2     L: BMC 355
3     ✸ P Bab 2136, date wrongly as 'BKC', i.e. year 222 = AD 96/7
4     B: (Löbb)