As with bust of Philip I

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 11.53 gm.

Accession Number

88.153

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Philip I, laureate, draped, cuirassed, right.
IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG
Reverse: Fides standing front, head left, holding military standard in each hand.
FIDESMILITVM S C (left and right in field)

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation