RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2702)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2702)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Issue LϚ = year 6
Dating AD 248/9
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΙΟΥ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ƐΥϹ(Ɛ)
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L - Ϛ
Reverse design head of Ammon, r., wearing horn and head-dress of ram’s horns, with drapery on l. shoulder; at r., palm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 20.41 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference D 5070; Geissen 2806
Specimens 12 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ B: 18274587, 1892/834
    B: 18274766, Löbb.
    NY: 1944.100.67275
    A: 1897/8 IH, 718/1192 (Demetriou)
    Cologne Geissen 2806
    CNG 43, 29 Sept. 1997, lot 1995 = D 4954 (under Philip I)
    CNG EA 113, 11 May 2005, lot 203
    CNG EA 237, 21 July 2010, lot 252
    Figari & Mosconi 1612 = Kunst und Münze FPL 42, 1980, lot 187 = D 5070
    Figari & Mosconi 1613 = Künker 41, 11 Marc 1998, lot 177 = Aufhäuser 13, 7 Oct. 1997, lot 484 = Crippa FPL, 1971.2, lot 610 = Finarte 995, 26 Nov. 1996, lot 1221 = DS 10476
    J. Aiello coll.
    Kölmer Münzkabinett 49, 30 Oct. 1989, lot 747