Coin of Laranda with bust of Philip II

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–247


Mint: Lycaonia, Laranda

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.38 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

69.1093

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Wolf standing left with human hand in his mouth.
Inscriptions in Greek around, above wolf, and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; June 13, 1969: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, September 23, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock