RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 2992)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 2992)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Augustus)
Issue LƐ = year 5
Dating AD 247/8
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 - Ε
Reverse design Alexandria standing left, holding bust of Sarapis and sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 2001
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note See also https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/2678 for Philip I.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1864,1118.997 BMC 2001
    A: 4160 (Demetriou)
    J. Aiello coll.
    ✸ Künker 347, 22 Mar. 2021, lot 312 = Figari & Mosconi 1614 = Kunst und Münzen FPL 42, 1980, lot 188 = DS 12481