RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2164)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2164)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Dating AD 247/9
Obverse inscription IMP C M IVL PHILIPPVS P F AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL PR FL AVG F C CAES METR
Reverse design Caesarean triad: Ceres standing right, holding ears of corn, Fortuna standing left, right foot on prow, holding small bust and sceptre, and Bacchus standing facing, head left; between Ceres and Fortuna, small figure standing left, sacrificing over altar; between Fortuna and Bacchus, half-length figure of harbour god right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Kadman II —
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    IMJ Sofaer 102, as Philip I
    ✸ IMJ Sofaer 104