Coin of Anemurium with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 245–246


Mint: Cilicia, Anemurium

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 14.11 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.407

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult figure of Ephesian Artemis facing, wearing polos and long veil. She holds branch downwards in lowered right hand and another upwards in left. Stag at her feet to left and doe (?) at right.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour