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Coin of Dacia with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG Reverse: Dacia seated left, between two standards, flanked by eagle and lion. On standard at left: V, at right: XIII PROVI NCIADA CIA in ex.: ANII

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 247–248

Mint

Dacia

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 16.09 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

66.907

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins