RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 6537)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 6537)
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 and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription COL TYRO MET
Reverse design Cadmus advancing right, head left, holding sword and raising right arm, on galley, left, with shield on aphlaston at stern ending; left, murex shell
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 2449
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    P Bab 2282
    NY: 1944.100.81898
    IMJ: 4046
    ✸ CNG EA 375, 1 June 2016, lot 110 = CNG EA 144, 26 July 2006, lot 211