About This Artwork

Roman

Coin Showing Philip II, A.D. 244–247

Silver denarius
Diam. 2.2 cm; 3.77 g
OB: IMP MIVL PHILIPPVS AVG
REV: FIDES MILIT
"Loyalty of the Army"

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1922.4897

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Alexander, Karen B. 2012. "From Plaster to Stone: Ancient Art at the Art Institute of Chicago." in Recasting the Past: Collecting and Presenting Antiquities at the Art Institute of Chicago, by Karen Manchester, p.29. Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press.




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