Tetradrachm of Alexandria with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–245


Mint: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 16.63 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1064

Medium or Technique

Billon

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Philip I to right, wearing aegis.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Eagle right, and palm, transversely.
In left and right fields, Greek letters for year 2.

Credit Line

Storer Collection