RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2843)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2843)
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 ΕΥϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design eagle standing facing, head right, spreading wings, supporting Zeus reclining left, holding patera and sceptre; to right, palm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 4953
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    B: 18274586, 1892/96
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.67280
    D 4953 (as Philip I)
    J. Aiello coll.
    Malter 4, 28 Oct. 1978, lot 207