RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 6518)


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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 6518)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TYR MET, 𐤀𐤋𐤉𐤔𐤄
Reverse design Dido standing l., holding short sceptre and aplustre, between two figures on deck of galley; figure on l. emptying uncertain circular objects into sea; below, murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 16.58 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 2431
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    B: 18273416, 1936/103
    Harvard: 1982.100.68
    CGT coll.
    CNG EA 289, 24 Oct. 2012, lot 248
    ✸ CNG EA 296, 13 Feb. 2013, lot 192
    Gush Halav hoard 137