RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 27531)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 27531)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS P F AVG
Nominative Imperator Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius Felix Augustus
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METR(OP), ΕΛΛΗ ΚΑΔΜΟϹ
Reverse design Cadmus standing left, holding tablet with the alphabets and sceptre, facing four Greeks, draped, standing right; between them, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 1, 7, 12
Reference Rouvier 2446
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    P Bab 2281
    ✸ B: 18273426, Löbb.
    Heritage 3101, 25 Aug. 2022, lot 32075