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Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Philip I

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Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Philip I, wearing aegis, to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Eagle left, looking back, wings spread, wreath in beak. In left field: L; in right field: S (year = 6).

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 248–249

Mint

Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 12.00 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1063

Medium or Technique

Billon

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins