RPC VII.2, 3590


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 3590
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, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYR METRO
Reverse design Harpocrates, with lotus flower on head, standing facing, head left, himation over left arm, finger to lips, holding cornucopia; at his feet, left, altar, right, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier —
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18258022, Löbb.