RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 62974)


Image of specimen #—


Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 62974)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Gallienus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS AVG
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Gallienus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TVRO MET(R)
Reverse design temple with six columns with arcuated lintel within which is statue of Astarte facing placing right on trophy (?) and crowned by Victory on column at right; in ex., altar between palm and murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 10, 12
Reference Rouvier 2521
Specimens 10 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1895,0509.21 BMC 476
    L: G.4356 BMC 477
    P: Chandon de Briailles 850
    P Babelon 2275
    P Babelon 2276
    NY: 1948.19.2496
    NY: 1945.68.5
    NY: 1944.100.81952 ex Rouvier
    CNG EA 210, 13 May 2009, lot 169
    ✸ CNG EA 344, 11 Feb. 2015, lot 361