RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 6528)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 6528)
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 TYR MET(RO)
Reverse design Astarte standing facing, placing r. on trophy to l. and holding sceptre, crowned by Victory on column to r.; at feet, on l., Marsyas r. with star above, on r., murex shell
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Rouvier 2439
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1850,0326.114 BMC 431
    P Bab 2272
    Cop SNG 375
    NY: 1944.100.81890