Coin of Trapezus with bust of Philip II
Mint: Pontus, Trapezus
Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 15.25 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Philip II to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mithras on horseback right.
At left, tree; at right altar and column with bird on top.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III