Coin of Iulia Ipsus with bust of Aemilian, struck under Philotimus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 253–254


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Iulia Ipsus

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 16.93 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1185

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Aemilian to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Distyle temple, phiale in pediment, within which standing statue of Mên to left holding phiale in right hand, spear or sceptre in left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour