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
Nominative Imperator Marcus Iulius Philippus Pius Felix Augustus
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 —
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ NY: 1944.100.81895