RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2191)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2191)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Otacilia Severa (Augusta)
Dating AD 247–9
Obverse inscription M OT SEVERAE AVG M C
Nominative Marcia Otacilia Severa Augusta Mater Castrorum
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Otacilia Severa, r., on crescent
Reverse inscription COL SERG NEAPOL
Reverse design Mount Gerizim with temple in perspective, and altar (on the r.), steep stairway and colonnade; below, eagle facing, head l., spreading wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis 53
Specimens 7 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    P: 204
    IMJ Sofaer 180
    IMJ Sofaer 181
    CNG 90, 23 May 2012, lot 1240
    ✸ CNG MBS 78, 14 May 2008, lot 1498
    Heritage 3018, 5 Sept. 2012, lot 20443
    Savoca 4, 30 Aug. 2015, lot 359