Coin of Barata with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Lycaonia, Barata

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 16.40 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1201

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Athena, helmeted, head left, stands holding phiale in right hand, spear beside shield in left. Owl at her feet, left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour