RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 6495)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 6495)
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, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL TYRO MET(RO)
Reverse design temple with six columns and arched pediment enclosing Astarte standing facing, placing right on trophy to left and holding sceptre, crowned by Victory on column to right; in exergue, palm tree, altar, and murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Rouvier 2441
Specimens 9 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1900,0707.231 BMC 432
    P: AA.GR.15271
    P Bab 2274
    Cop SNG 374
    NY: 1944.100.81888
    NY: 1944.100.81896
    Bern: N/82.2350 SNG Righetti 2350
    CNG EA 407, 11 Oct. 2017, lot 357
    Münzzentrum Rheinland 184, 16 May 2018, lot 395