RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 62945)


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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 62945)
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 laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TVRO MET(R)
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; in field left, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1, 7, 12
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Note 4 very worn; identification uncertain.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1908,0110.1396 BMC 465
    NY: 1944.100.81950
    CNG E315, 20 Nov. 2013, 259
    ✸ CNG EA 357, 12 Aug. 2015, lot 304