RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 7586)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 7586)
Province Syria Coele
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Philip I (Augustus)
Issue Issue 2
Dating AD 247/9
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ Κ Μ ΙΟΥΛΙ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Iulius Philippus Augustus
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Philip I, left, seen from front, drapery on shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΟΛΩΝ, Δ Ε, S C
Reverse design veiled, turreted and draped bust of Tyche, left; above, ram leaping left, head right; below, star, legend and Δ Ɛ and S C retrograde
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 10, 12
Reference CRS 498a; McAlee 995a–b
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)
Note The cuirass is sometimes decorated with a gorgoneion.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    G SNG 3083
    O: Bodley
    Leeds-UL: 431
    Yale: 1938.6000.857 Dura Excavations, no. 1725a
    ✸ MC coll. = McAlee 995a/1 = CNG 49, 17 Mar. 1999, lot 1080
    Roma Numismatics, EA 53, lot 1171 (part of)
    Savoca 18 Blue, 30 Mar. 2019, lot 1103