RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2459)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2459)
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 laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription NEAPOLI NEOCORO, COL
Reverse design Mount Gerizim with temple in perspective, and altar (on the right), steep stairway and colonnade; below, eagle facing, head left, spreading wings, and star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Harl, Neapolis
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    B: 18275099, Löbb.
    ✸ IMJ Sofaer 136
    Agora Auctions 44, 3 Nov. 2015, lot 91
    CNG EA 357, 12 Aug. 2015, lot 327
    Gemini VI, 10 Jan. 2010, lot 732
    Naville Numismatics 35, 29 Oct. 2017, lot 300