RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 3104)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 3104)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue LΔ = year 4
Dating AD 246/7
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 I, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Δ
Reverse design Nilus seated left, on rock, resting left forearm on hippopotamus head, holding reed and cornucopia from which issues Genius holding wreath
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference BMC 1985; D 4902
Specimens 7 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1844,0425.2548.B BMC 1985
    B: 18275627, 1892/96
    G SNG 4578
    NY: 1944.100.67044
    A: 4151 (Demetriou)
    Naville EA 30, 2 Apr. 2017, lot 347 = D 4902
    Rauch EA 26, 15 Mar. 2018, lot 239