Coin of Etenna with bust of Philip II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Pisidia, Etenna

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 14.93 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

66.277

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cippus on step between two statues on high pedestals. Statue of nude youth at left holds phiale and statue of a draped female at right a cornucopia.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1966: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 11, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour