Coin, Æ; Sestertius. 17.85 grams. Philippus Senior, 244-249 AD. Obverse: IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG, Bust facing right, laureate, draped. Reverse: PM TRP II COS PP, SC in exergue, Emperor seated facing left on curule chair, holding globe in right hand and short scepter in left.
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Rome (modern city), Lazio, Central Italy
Rome (ancient city)
Culture or time period:
Barracks Emperors (235–284 AD)
Philip the Arab (Emperor of Rome)
S C, PM TRP II COS PP, and IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG