Coin of Dorylaeum with bust of Philip I, struck under Timaeus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Dorylaeum

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 13.70 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.800

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Zeus seated on throne to right, holds thunderbolt in left hand, scepter in right.
At right, eagle.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 12); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour