RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2295)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2295)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Dating AD 247–9
Obverse inscription IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Marcus Iulius Philippus Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL SER IVL, NEAPOL
Reverse design to l., Salus standing r., feeding serpent from patera; in centre, Telesphorus standing facing; to r., Asclepius standing l., holding serpent staff; above, Mount Gerizim
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis 8 corr.
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1908,0110.2122 BMC 124
    IMJ Sofaer 148
    CNG EA 337, 22 Oct. 2014, lot 333