Byblus - Astarte




Province Phoenicia
City Tyre
Size (mm) 22
Weight (g) 12.52
Die Axis 120
Tariff -
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OΠ ΔIAΔVMENIANOC
Ob. Desc. Bare headed and cuirassed bust right
Meaning Marcus Opellius Diadumenianus, Caesar
Rev. Leg. BYB - ΛOV IEPAC
Rev. Desc. Distyle arched shrine with Astarte, holding baton in left arm and reaching up with right hand, between victory and trophy
Meaning (coin) of the people of Byblus Glory of our temple of Astarte
References; Collection; Sear 3022, BMC.40-42, Rouv.699
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