RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 6507)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 6507)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Syria
City Heliopolis
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Dating AD 244/5
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΙΟΥΛ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Augustus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription LEG, VIII AVG V MACE, COL HEL
Reverse design facing bust of Fortuna on pedestal flanked by two nude male figures standing facing, each holding vexillum and uncertain animal standing on hind legs
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Sawaya series 45, 514–516
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1900,0707.26
    B: 18209375
    NY: 1944.100.83843
    IMJ: 15918