RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 88387)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 88387)
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, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TVRO MET(R)(O)
Reverse design figure standing left, holding down short sceptre (?) in right over uncertain object and round object in left; in left field, murex shell; to right, small palm tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 2551, describing the uncertain object as 'le bétyle entourée d'un serpent'
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Note See also https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/62952.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ P Babelon 2347