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Coin of Anemurium with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Mummy-shaped cult statue of Artemis facing, holds branch upwards in left hand, another downwards in right. At left, stag, head right, at right, doe. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen...

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Inscription

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Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 244–249

Mint

Anemurium, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 10.27 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1406

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins