Sestertius with bust of Philip II

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 246–249


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 15.42 gm. (broken)

Accession Number

98.1144

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Philip II, laureate, draped, right.
IMPMIVLPHILIPPVSAVG
Reverse: Philip I and Philip II seated left on curule chairs, each extending right hand.
LIBERALITA[SAVGGII] In ex.: S C

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society