RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2588)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2588)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue LΔ = year 4
Dating AD 246/7
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΙΟΥ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ΕΥϹΕ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Philip II, right, seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass
Reverse inscription L - Δ
Reverse design Philip I, laureate, on horseback, riding right, raising right arm, and holding sceptre over left shoulder
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 3, 12
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Note On the identification of the figure on the rev., see https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/2820.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ P: 3321
    A: 4245 (Demetriou)
    Figari & Mosconi 1585 = Ars et Nummus, FPL July–Aug. 1970, lot 151 = DS 10453