Coin of Perga with bust of Philip II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Pamphylia, Perga

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 7.90 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1210

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Globe below.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Nike standing on globe left holds wreath in right hand, palm branch in left.
Inscription in Greek.

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