RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 63785)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 63785)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Heliopolis
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Valerian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP CAES P LIC VALERIANVS P F AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription SAC CAP OIC ISE, COL HEL
Reverse design two naked athletes seated on rocks holding agonistic crown between them, each raising other hand to crown himself; to right, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Sawaya 654–658
Specimens 9 (3 in the core collections)

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