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 ϹƐΒ
Obverse design radiate and cuirassed bust of Philip I, l., seen from front, drapery on shoulder
Reverse inscription ΑΝΤΙΟΧƐΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΟΛΩΝ, Δ Ɛ, S C
Reverse design veiled, turreted and draped bust of Tyche, l.; above, ram leaping l., head r.; below, star, legend and Δ Ɛ and S C retrograde
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 16.63 g
Axis 6, 10, 12
Reference CRS 498a; McAlee 995a–b
Specimens 7
Note The cuirass is sometimes decorated with a gorgoneion.

Specimens of this coin type

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