User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Antoninianus with bust of Philip I

Start collecting

Obverse: Bust of Philip I, radiate, draped, right. IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG Reverse: Roma seated left, holding Victory right on right hand and vertical sceptre in left; beside throne, shield. ROMAEAE TERNAE

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 244–247

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 4.04 gm.

Accession Number

13.523

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins