A.K.Collection: Coin ID L35 from Lot no. 1150

   

Alexandria Philip II as Caesar AD 244-247. Tetradrachm (AE; 22mm; 12.42g; 12h) 245/246. M IOV ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟC K CEB Bare-headed and cuirassed bust of Philip II to right, seen from front. Rev. Sarapis seated left, wearing modius, right arm outstretched over Kerberos who sits at his feet, left hand rests on scepter; on back of throne left, little Nike right, bearing wreath and palm; behind, palm; in right field, L Γ (= year 3). Very rare.

Alexandria -; BMC -; Dattari 5037; Geissen -.

From the Reiss coll. 1968.

 

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