RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2397)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2397)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Dating AD 247–9
Obverse inscription IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG
Nominative Imperator Marcus Iulius Philippus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL SERG NEAPOL
Reverse design helmeted male figure standing right, left foot on rock, extending hand, facing female figure seated left; between them, spear planted downwards and, above, Mount Gerizim; below, star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Harl, Neapolis 92
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ B: 18275109, 1875/206
    IMJ Sofaer 209
    IMJ Sofaer 210