RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 20468)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 20468)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΙΟΥ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΗΡΑΚΛΕΙΤΟϹ ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design the philosopher Heraclitus standing left, raising hand and holding club
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Karwiese 943
Specimens 6 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1841,B.2788 BMC 340
    L: 1844,0425.1075 BMC 341
    P: 995
    Cop SNG 485
    V: GR 35377
    CNG EA 555, 7 Feb. 2024, lot 357 = M. Staal coll.: http://ancientcoinage.org/poets-philosophers-astronomers-etc.html