RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2928)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2928)
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 head of Ammon, right, wearing horn and headdress of ram’s horns, with drapery on left shoulder
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 10, 11, 12
Reference BMC 1942; D 4929; M 3549–50; Geissen 2706
Specimens 9 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1864,1118.794 BMC 1942
    NY: 1944.100.66989
    ✸ O: HCR31040 M 3549
    O: HCR31041 M 3550
    V: GR 25294
    V: GR 37990
    Cologne Geissen 2706
    D 4929
    Kölner Münkabientt 63, 16 Nov. 1995, lot 568