RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2730)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2730)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue LΒ = year 2
Dating AD 244/5
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΙΟΥ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ΕΥϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from front, with gorgoneion on cuirass
Reverse inscription L Β
Reverse design bust of Nilus, right, crowned with taenia and lotus-buds, drapery on left shoulder; before, cornucopia
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    B: 18275568, Löbb.
    B: 18275567, 1863/28640
    A: 4105 (Demetriou)
    DS 10362
    J. Aiello coll.
    ✸ J. Aiello coll. = Berk 191, 29 July 2024, lot 350 = Berk Buy or Bid Sale 191, 30 July 2014, lot 350