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Coin of Dium with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I right. IMCCAISMIV LPEILIPPVSAVG Reverse: Athena, standing, looks left, wearing long chiton and helmet, holding patera in right hand, spear in left. Serpent at each side at her feet. In field l. and r.: D COLIVL DIENSIS (see media screen...

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Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Dium, Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.12 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.370

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins