Coin of Hadrianothera with bust of Philip I, struck under Aur. Socrates

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Hadrianothera

Dimensions

Diameter: 35.5 mm. Weight: 17.76 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1344

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: Emperor in biga to left, holds Nike with wreath on outstretched right hand. Figure of Tyche on side of biga.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

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