RPC IV.3, 6816 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6816 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Antoninus Pius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Antoninus Pius
Obverse inscription
Obverse design turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche, r.; to l., palm-branch, to r., murex-shell
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡ ΙΕΡΑⳞ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕⲰⳞ ΘΟⳞ ΤΥΡ (second ΤΥΡ in Ρhoenician)
Reverse design galley, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 6.12 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 2199, BMC 326–7, Cop 345
Specimens 19

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Bab 2173
2     Ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut
3     Ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut
4     Ex private coll. E. Michel
5     P Bab 2174
6     L: BMC 326, pl. XXXI.19
7     L: BMC 327
8     NY: 1944.100.73087 (ex private coll. P. Schroeder, Beirut)
9     NY: 1944.100.73088
10     NY: 1961.154.304
11     NY: 1992.54.1230 (gift of Lindgren)
12     ✸ P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 808
13     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 810
14     B: (Löbb)
15     Cop: 345, not illustrated
16     V: GR 22337
17     V: GR 22338
18     Lindgren I, 2364
19     Yale: ex PRF