RPC IX, 1977

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1977
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C VIBIVS TREBO GALLVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Trebonianus Gallus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METRO
Reverse design two athletes, half naked, raising table with two agonistic crowns each containing palms; beneath table, urn; in exergue, two murex shells
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rouvier 2478; Bab 2291–2
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 2291 Bab 2291
2 2     P: 2292 Bab 2292, pl. XXXVII.27, rev. = ex Rouvier coll. = Rouvier 2478, pl. IV.6
3 3     Mu
4 4     ✸ NY: 1944.100.52013