RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 62887)


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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 62887)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Valerian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS AV
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Valerian, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO ME
Reverse design Dido holding cornucopia in left (?) reaching down toward smaller figure; behind, a second figure reaching up to her. In ex., on either side of oars descending from the galley, two murex shells (?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.81941 ex Rouvier