RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 27534)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 27534)
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, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METR
Reverse design temple with six columns and arched pediment enclosing Astarte standing facing, placing r. on trophy to l. and holding sceptre, crowned by Victory on column to r.; in exergue, palm tree, altar, and murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 2441
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    NY: 1944.100.81891
    CNG EA 375, 1 June 2016, lot 109 = CNG EA 306, 10 July 2013, lot 300
    ✸ CNG EA 407, 11 Oct. 2017, lot 358