RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2882)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2882)
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 ΕΥϹΕ
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 Alexandria standing left, holding bust of Sarapis and sceptre; at left, palm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Reference BMC 2068
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1864,1118.999 BMC 2068
    ✸ CNG 29, 20 Mar. 1994, lot 1039 = Malloy 13, 9 Dec. 1978, lot 144 = Shulman NY, 6 June 1969, lot 3608