RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 68321)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 68321)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Ancyra
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur(elius) Nikandros, son of Tryph(on) (first archon)
Issue First issue, Philip II Caesar
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΙΟΥΛ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΥΡ ΝƐΙΚΑΝΔΡΟΥ ΑΓΚΥΡΑΝΩΝ ΤΡΥΦ [Μ (?)] ΥΟΥ ϹΤƐΦΑΝ ΚΑΙ ΑΡΧΙƐΡƐ
Reverse design Zeus and Hera (?) standing facing each other next to Tyche; Zeus l., holding anchor and sceptre; at his feet, eagle; Hera (?) r., holding sceptre and pomegranate (?); Tyche standing to the r., holding cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 45 mm
Average weight 60.27 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1
Note Tyche might be holding a further attribute, or even be crowning Zeus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
    ✸ P: 374A