RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 62944)


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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 62944)
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, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TVRO MET
Reverse design river- or lake-god, beardless, standing facing, head left; in left, reed with long drooping leaves; he places right above uncertain round object; below, half-figure of river god swimming left; above, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1900,0707.239 BMC 466
    P Babelon 2311
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.81949