RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 6547)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 6547)
Province Syria Phoenice
Region Phoenicia
City Ptolemais
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip II (Caesar)
Obverse inscription M IVL PHILIPPVS NOB CAES
Obverse design radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL PTOL
Reverse design river god Belus reclining r., resting on water urn from which water flows, holding cornucopia, facing Hercules seated l., on rock; in field, l., caduceus and, r., club
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 16.72 g
Axis 1, 2, 12
Reference Kadman IV 225; Rouvier —
Specimens 8
Note On the obv., the form FILIPPVS (sic) also occurs.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ L: 1908,0110.13 BMC 46
    P: Chandon de Briailles 1010, Y 23455 bis
    B: 18273475, Löbb.
    NY: 1944.100.71244
    Beirut-AUB: C903 Baramki 26, pl. XXI, 12
    IMJ Sofaer 262
    IMJ Sofaer 263
    Schulman NY 287, June 1969, lot 2706