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Coin of Antioch with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAV (no crossbar on the A) Reverse: Standard each side of vexillum. Eagle on top of standards and vexillum. COLON CASAR ANTI (no crossbars on the As) In field: S R

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 8.27 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2950

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins