RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 69510)

 

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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 69510)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue First group, with ΠΥΘΙΑ
Dating AD 244/5
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΙΟΥΛΙΟϹ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩ ΝΕΩ ΠΥΘΙΑ
Reverse design Apollo standing left, holding Kabeiros and lyre set on column with serpent entwined; in front of him, tripod with five apples on top
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1, 7, 8
Reference Touratsoglou 27, 59–62
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1875,0302.2 BMC 134 = Touratsoglou 27, 60
    B: 18272701, Löbb. Touratsoglou 27, 61
    Philadelphia: 29-126-360 Touratsoglou 27, 59
    ✸ Roma Numismatics EA 37, 24 June 2017, lot 285