Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 248–249


Mint: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 12.00 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1063

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Philip I, wearing aegis, to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle left, looking back, wings spread, wreath in beak.
Inscription in left and right field for Year 6.

Credit Line

Storer Collection