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Sestertius with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Bust of Philip I, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right. IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG Reverse: Antelope walking left. SAECVLAR[ESAV]GG SC (in exergue)

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 248

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 18.19 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

32.1136

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins