RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2457)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2457)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Dating AD 247–9
Obverse inscription IMP C M IVL PHILIPPO F D N
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus filius domini nostri
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL SERG, [NEA]PO[L]
Reverse design Marsyas standing right, raising arm, holding wineskin over shoulder; at right, Mount Gerizim, with temple in perspective and altar, supported by eagle facing, head left, spreading wings
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference Harl, Neapolis 80
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.69149 SNG 1029