About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the Emperor Philip II, facing right and wearing a crown.
On the back the figure of Loyalty is shown standing and holding two standards.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying King Philip II
- Rome (Minted in)
- 244 CE–247 CE
- Obverse: IMP MIVL PHILIPPVS AVG Reverse: FIDES MILIT "Loyalty of the Army"
- Diam.: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)
- Gift of Martin A. Ryerson