RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2954)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2954)
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(Ε)
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 left, head right, holding wreath in beak; at left, palm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference BMC 2002; D 5071
Specimens 9 (6 in the core collections)
Note See https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/2895 for Philip I.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    P: 3332
    ✸ NY: 1974.26.4438
    NY: 1944.100.67277
    NY: 1944.100.67276
    V: GR 25357
    Milan SNG 1663
    CNG EA 311, 25 Sept. 2013, lot 937
    D 5071