RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 58993)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 58993)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Tyre
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS P F AVG
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TYRO METR, ΔΙΔⲰ
Reverse design Dido standing l., holding ruler and sceptre; behind her palm tree; on l. arched city gate of Carthage on which mason sits and constructs; above, murex shell; below, man digging r., with pick
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 19.43 g
Axis 6
Reference Rouvier —
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Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.81895