Coin of Sillyum with bust of Philip II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Pamphylia, Sillyum

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 22.06 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

68.167

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Helmeted warrior stands to right holding spear in right hand, shield in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1968: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, May 8, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.