Coin of Dacia with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 247–248


Mint: Dacia

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 16.09 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

66.907

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right.
IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG
Reverse: Dacia seated left, between two standards, flanked by eagle and lion.
On standard at left: V, at right: XIII
PROVI NCIADA CIA in ex.: ANII

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III