Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Philip I

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 244–249


Mint: Cilicia, Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 17.00 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1423

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip I right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Laureate bust of Tyche wearing kalathos right, cornucopia behind, faces laureate, draped bust of Apollo to left, laurel branch in front.
Inscription in Greek around and between busts.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour