RPC IX, 2023

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IX
Number 2023
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, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METRO
Reverse design nude Diomedes standing l., holding palladium and spear, r. foot on prow of ship; at l., murex; at r., palm tree
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 16.42 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2485
Specimens 1
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 2300 Bab 2300, pl. XXXVIII.4, rev.