RPC VII.2, — (unassigned; ID 6573)

 

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Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number — (unassigned; ID 6573)
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 METR, ΔΙΔW, 𐤀𐤋𐤉𐤔𐤄
Reverse design Dido standing l., holding ruler and sceptre, behind her palm tree, on l. arched gate of Carthage on which mason sits and constructs; above, murex shell; below, man digging r., with pick
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 17.05 g
Axis 6
Reference Rouvier —
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1970,0909.242 Price-Trell p. 29, fig. 34
    Gush Halav hoard 138