Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Philip II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Pisidia, Sagalassus

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 7.60 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1253

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dionysos standing, head left, holds thyrsos in left hand, kantharos above panther in right.
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