RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 15989)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 15989)
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
Nominative Imperatori domini nostri Philippi Augusti
Obverse design confronted busts of Philip I, laureate, draped and cuirassed, right, seen from front, and Philip II, radiate, draped and cuirassed, left, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL DAMAS METROP, ΑΓΙΑ ΙΕΡΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΜΙΑ (on crown)
Reverse design agonistic crown, inscribed, containing palm or cypress branch; below, ram's head
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 1, 6, 12
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.51964
    ✸ IMJ: 4291
    CGT coll. = Naville Numismatics 40, 27 May 2018, lot 242
    CNG 88, 14 Sept. 2011, lot 1035
    CNG EA 111, 30 Mar. 2005, lot 103
    CNG EA 239, 25 Aug. 2010, lot 382