RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 6552)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 6552)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Dating AD 241–4
Obverse inscription IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYR METR(O), ΑΜΒΡΟϹΙƐ ΠƐΤΡƐ(Ι)
Reverse design ambrosial rocks on bases flanking olive tree; in exergue, murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 16.27 g
Axis 5, 6, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 2436
Specimens 13
Note Sometimes, no bases under the rocks are represented.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    P: Chandon de Briailles 843A (Y 23455 bis)
    P: Chandon de Briailles 843, Y 23455 bis
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.81882
    NY: 1948.19.2493
    Beirut-AUB: C1508 Baramki 262, pl. XXXI, 10
    IMJ: 4056
    C. Rhodes coll.
    CGT coll.
    CNG EA 285, 22 Aug. 2012, lot 235
    CNG EA 375, 1 June 2016, lot 108
    Gemini VI, 10 Jan. 2010, lot 780
    Hirsch 157, 24 Feb. 1988, lot 658
    Roma EA 60, 1 Aug. 2019, lot 559