Coin of Nicaea with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Bithynia, Nicaea

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 12.35 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

67.330

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Homonoia (?) seated left, phiale in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

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