RPC VII.2, 3563

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3563
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass
Reverse inscription COL TYR METR
Reverse design Cadmus advancing r., head l., raising r. arm, holding sceptre, l. foot on prow of ship; at l., murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 18.75 g
Reference Rouvier 2432
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Gush Halav hoard 135