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Obverse: Bust of Philip I, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG Reverse: Fides standing front, head left, holding military standard in each hand. FIDESMILITVM; S C (left and right in field)

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benajmin Pierce Cheney Donation

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 244–249

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 11.53 gm.

Accession Number

88.153

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins