RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2279)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2279)
Province Arabia
Region Arabia
City Philippopolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Dating AD 247/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΙΟΥΛΙ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΚΟΛΩΝΙΑϹ, S C
Reverse design Roma seated on shield, l., holding two small figures of Philip’s parents on an eagle, and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 17.23 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Spijkerman —
Specimens 18
Note The distinction with https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/2286 (Philip I) is based only on the portrait.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1908,0110.2224 BMC 4
    L: 1908,0110.2222 BMC 5
    P: AA.GR.25951
    Cop SNG 151
    NY: 1944.100.69423 SNG 1411
    O: Bouchier
    Beirut-AUB: C3306
    Beirut-AUB: C3307
    IMJ Sofaer 3 (as Philip I)
    Leeds-UL: 458
    CGT coll.
    CNG EA 117, 29 June 2005, lot 157
    CNG EA 144, 26 July 2006, lot 220
    CNG EA 255, 4 May 2011, lot 269
    Private coll.
    Roma EA 63, 7 Nov. 2019, lot 560
    Roma Numismatics EA 35, 3 May 2017, lot 554
    Roma Numismatics, 21 May 2013, lot 1017 (after cleaning) = CNG EA 216, 12 Aug. 2009, lot 411 (before cleaning)