RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 26496)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 26496)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Otacilia Severa (Augusta)
Obverse inscription M OTAC SEVERA AVG
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Otacilia Severa, r.
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METR, ΔΙΔⲰ
Reverse design Dido standing l., holding ruler and sceptre; behind her palm tree; on l. arched city gate of Carthage on which mason sits and constructs; above, murex shell; below, man digging r., with pick
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 23.27 g
Axis 6
Reference Rouvier 2454
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    N: 9256 rev. cast in Winterthur
    ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 3, 30 Nov. 2013, lot 371
    VAuctions 321, 10 Nov. 2016, lot 129