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Coin of Dorylaeum with bust of Philip I, struck under Timaeus

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Zeus seated on throne to right, holds thunderbolt in left hand, scepter in right. At right, eagle. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 12); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Dorylaeum, Asia: Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 13.70 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.800

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins