Coin of Dium with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Macedonia, Dium

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.12 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.370

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I right.
IMCCAISMIV LPEILIPPVSAVG
Reverse: Athena, standing, looks left, wearing long chiton and helmet, holding patera in right hand, spear in left. Serpent at each side at her feet.
In field left and right: D around: COLIVL DIENSIS

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