RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 15984)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 15984)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus) ; Philip II (Augustus)
Issue Fine style
Dating AD 247/9
Obverse inscription IMPP DD NN PHILIPPIS AVGG
Obverse design confronted busts of Philip I, laureate, draped and cuirassed, r., seen from front, and Philip II, radiate, draped and cuirassed, l., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL DAMAS METRO
Reverse design Hercules standing l., holding club and lion skin, r. arm outstretched, draped with uncertain object (animal skin?); in upper l. field, ram's head
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 16.81 g
Axis 12
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ Mu
    Rosenberger 48
    Stack's Vermeule, Ward, and Mexico Maxico Collections, 11 Jan. 2010, lot 299 = Peus 366, 29 Oct. 2000, lot 1134