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Coin of Etenna with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Helios stands, head left, right arm raised, holding torch in left hand. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Etenna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 11.81 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

65.558

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins