RPC IX, 2008

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2008
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 METR
Reverse design olive tree between two ambrosial rocks; on the l. stone, ΑΜΒ/ΡΟϹΙϹ; on the r. stone, ΠΑΕ/ΤΡƐ; below, dog finding murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.08 g
Axis 2, 6, 12
Reference Rouvier 2477
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1900,0707.233 BMC 442
2     Cop SNG 378
3     ✸ NY: 1944.100.81911
4     Beirut-AUB Baramki 269
5     Lindgren III, 1478
6     Leeds-UL: 385