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ID number:  BIRBI-R1690
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Philip I; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  244-249
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  3.00
Weight (g):  19.55
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 55. W. Morgan, Shepherds Bush Road, London, W.14, 1915.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Philip, wearing a laurel wreath and beard, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Felicitas, draped, standing facing l., holding long caduceus in r. and cornucopiae in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IM… I IVL PHILIPPVS AVG (Imperator Marcus Julius Philip Augustus). Reverse: FE_…™CITAS TEΛMP S C (Fortunate Times; S C - Translation Disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 169

3 Related People

Philip I
Roman

249
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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