RPC IX, 2014


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2014
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Trebonianus Gallus
Person (obv.) Volusian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C C VIB VOLVSIANVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Volusianus Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Volusian, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO, METRO
Reverse design bull standing right; in background, vexillum with LEGIO III GAL; at right, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Schulman NY, 6 June 1969 (Mabbott coll.), lot 2857