RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 20685)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 20685)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Philomelium
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Otacilia Severa (Augusta)
Magistrate Marcus Nestor
Obverse inscription ωΤΑΚ(Ε)ΙΛΙΑ ϹΕΥΗΡΑ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Otacilia Severa Augusta
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Otacilia Severa, right, crescent at shoulders
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Μ ΝΕϹΤΟ ΦΙΛΟΜΗΛΕΩΝ, Β
Reverse design circular temple with four columns and dome-shaped roof surmounted by figure, enclosing cult statue of Dionysus holding cantharus, to right, tree (?); in front, platform (or courtyard)?
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 8 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1900,0705.50 BMC 34
    ✸ P: 1862 Wa 6410
    P: 1863 Wa 6411
    B: 18274860, Löbb.
    B: 18274859, I-B MG p. 410, no. 140
    Boston: 64.1193
    Hirsch 343, 26 Sept. 2018, lot 2794 = Ars Antiqua I, 3 Nov. 2000, lot 372
    Savoca Live Online 17, 30 July 2017, lot 388