Coin of Cremna with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Asia Minor, Pisidia, Cremna

Dimensions

Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 19.19 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.276

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. IMP.CAE.M.IVL.PHILIPPVM.P.F.AVG
Reverse: Augustus, togate and veiled to right, holding patera in right hand, stands behind team of two humped bulls.
In background, vexillum and three standards.
Above: DIVO.AVG (no crossbar on the A) in exergue: COL.CRE

Provenance

By date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; May 11, 1966: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour