RPC VII.2, 3573


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3573
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, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYR METRO
Reverse design Diomedes standing l., holding palladium, spear and chlamys; at l., murex; at r., palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 16.96 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 2433
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 2013.266
2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.81881
3     Beirut-AUB: C1510 Baramki 264, pl. XXXI, 12