RPC IX, 1988

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 1988
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Trebonianus Gallus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C VIBIVS TREBO GALLVS AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus, r.
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METRO, ΔΙ-ΔⲰ
Reverse design (Dido building Carthage) Dido standing l., holding rule and sceptre, in front a city gate; above the gate, a mason at work; below, a man to r. digging with a pick; in field above, murex shell; on r. palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 15.22 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference BMC 410–1
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 440
2     L: 1900,0707.234 BMC 441, pl. XXXIV.5, rev.
3     CNG EA 315, 20 Nov. 2013, lot 256