Coin of Iulia Ipsus with bust of Aemilian, struck under Philotimus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Iulia Ipsus

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.03 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1403

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aemilianus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Half-draped Zeus seated to left, holding patera and sceptre.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 18, 1963

Credit Line

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