RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 26618)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 26618)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Damascus
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue Fine style
Dating AD 247/9
Obverse inscription IMP C M IVL PHILIPPVS PIO FEL AVG (sic)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Philip I, left, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL DAMAS METROP
Reverse design Fortuna seated left, on rock, holding fillet or diadem and cornucopia; in upper left field, ram leaping left, head right; below, upper part of river god Chrysoroas swimming
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 8 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.83701
    Berk Buy or Bid Sale 228, 30 July 2024, lot 548
    CNG EA 341, 17 Dec. 2014, lot 46
    ✸ CNG EA 362, 28 Oct. 2015, lot 296
    Dix, Noonan Webb, 29 Sept. 2008, lot 5718
    Lindgren I, A2146A
    M&M GmbH 20, 10 Oct. 2006, lot 620
    Roma Numismatics EA 13, 29 Nov. 2014, lot 307