RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2379)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2379)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Dating AD 247–9
Obverse inscription IMP C M IVL PHILIPPO P F AVG
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL NEAP(O)
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated on throne, left, holding tympanum and sceptre, between two lions; above, left, Mount Gerizim
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis 3
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    B: 18275102, Löbb.
    NY: 1944.100.69137 SNG 1013
    Beirut-AUB: C1877 Baramki 45
    Beirut-AUB: C1881 Baramki 49, pl. V.6
    IMJ Sofaer 148
    CNG MBS 81, 20 May 2009, lot 854
    ✸ Heritage 3032, 10 Apr. 2014, lot 23518 = CNG EA 213, 1 July 2009, lot 345
    Schulman NY, 6 June 1969 (Mabbott coll.), lot 2686