Coin of Stectorium with busts of Philip I and Philip II, struck under Au. Demetrius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Stectorium

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 9.35 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1986.348

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I facing laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mygdon standing, helmeted and cuirassed, spear in right hand, shield in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1985: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 (List 17, July 1985, no. 85); !986: (Waddell List 24, Summer, 1986, no. 101); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., September 17, 1986

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour