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Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Bust of Tyche, wearing kalathos, facing right, cornucopiae behind. Bust of Apollo, branch in front of Apollo. Countermark between. Inscriptions in Greek around, above and below. (see media...

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Provenance

By 1961: with Dr. Hugo Weissmann, 96 Charles Street, Boston, Mass.; November 8, 1961: purchased by MFA from Dr. Hugo Weissmann for $ 875- (this is the total price for 61.1130–61.1135)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 21.37 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

61.1134

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins