Ya’akov Meshorer, City Coins of Eretz-Israel and the Decapolis in the Roman Period

This coin—shown with the obverse and reverse side by side—portrays Phaneµbalos/Tanit herself. On the reverse side, Tanit raises her right arm brandishing a sword and holds a shield and a palm branch on her left arm. The obverse side features a profile of Elagabalus, Roman emperor from 218 to 222 A.D.