RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 15991)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 15991)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue Fine style
Dating AD 247/9
Obverse inscription IMP C M IVL PHILIPPVS PIO FEL AVG (sic)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL ΔAMAS METRO
Reverse design deer with antlers standing right; beneath, infant seated left as if suckling; in exergue, ram's head right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    P: 80
    Beirut-AUB: C1577
    IMJ: 4279
    ✸ Winterthur: G 7290 M&M Deutschland 12, 10 Apr. 2003, lot 269 = Münzzentrum Köln 53, 1984, lot 1927 = Sternberg, Zürich 6, 1976, lot 591 = GrMW III, 1003
    CNG 85, 15 Sept. 2010, lot 658