RPC IV.3, 6825 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6825 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Commodus
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Heracles-Melqarth (lightly bearded) with traces of lion-skin, r.; to r., star
Reverse inscription ΤΥΡΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐⲰϹ ΗΤ ΤΥΡ (ΤΥΡ in Ρhoenician)
Reverse design club; in oak wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 9.55 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2244, BMC 357–9, Cop 343
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Bab 2180
2     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 816, reading of date not entirely certain
3     ✸ L: BMC 357
4     L: BMC 358
5     L: BMC 359, pl. XXXII.4
6     B: (Fox)
7     B: Graf Prokesch-Osten
8     B: (Löbb)
9     Cop: 343
10     Mu: 32
11     NY: 1944.100.73073 (ex private coll. P. Schroeder, Beirut)
12     NY: 1944.100.73074
13     NY: 1944.100.73075 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
14     V: GR 22305