RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2194)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2194)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus) ; Philip II (Augustus)
Dating AD 247–9
Obverse inscription IIMM CC P FILIPPIS AVGG
Nominative Imperatori Caesari Philippi Augusti
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed busts of Philip I and Philip II, jugate right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription NEAPOLI NEOCORO COL
Reverse design at left, Marsyas standing right, raising hand, carrying wineskin over shoulder; at right, Victory advancing left, supporting Mount Gerizim with temple in perspective and colonnade; between them, star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis 42
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1908,0110.2132 BMC 132
    ✸ IMJ Sofaer 177
    IMJ Sofaer 178
    CNG EA 435, 2 Jan. 2019, lot 280
    Markov, M&M Numismatics, and Goldberg 48, 14 Jan. 2020, lot 146