RPC VII.2, 3574


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3574
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Nominative Imperator Gordianus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TYRO MET
Reverse design Hercules standing l., extending arm over trophy, holding club and lion skin, being crowned by Victory on column; on ground, murex shell and palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 16.37 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 2427
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Bab 2263
2     P Bab 2264
3     ✸ IMJ: 4001
4     Savoca 14, 23 Apr. 2017, lot 438