Numismatics
Ruler: Philip I, Emperior of Rome, ca. A.D. 204–249, ruled 244–49
Mint: Alexandria
Artist: Unknown

Billon tetradrachm of Philip I, Alexandria

A.D. 246/247

Billon

11.91 g, 12:00, 22.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.4451
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Alexandria
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

University of Michigan Excavation, Karamis, Egypt, 1924–1935; Kelsey Museum, University of Michigan, to 1936; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1936–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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