Coin of Miletopolis with bust of Philip II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Asia: Mysia, Miletopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.49 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1094

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Prize crown containing three palm branches.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour