RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 26890)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 26890)
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 ΔAMAS METROP
Reverse design male figure, bearded, wearing toga, standing facing right, making offering over lit altar; female figure, wearing helmet, standing left, pouring libation from jug over altar and holding box of fruits; in upper centre field, cypress or cypress-branch; in exergue, ram's head
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.83696