RPC IX, 2010

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2010
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 temple with six columns enclosing statue of Fortuna-Astarte standing facing, raising r. arm on trophy; to r., Victory standing on column, l., crowning Fortuna-Astarte; at feet, a small statue of Marsyas, carrying wineskin over shoulder; in exergue, palm tree, altar and murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 19.10 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 2462; Bab 2289
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 2289 Bab 2289
2     NY: 1944.100.81902
3     ✸ M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 915 (Righetti)