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PSEUDO-AUTONOMOUS
Philippi, Macedonia
Obv: Victory standing left on base, holding wreath and palm; VIC-AVG to either side.
Rev: COHOR PRAE PHIL
Three standards.
(RPC 1651)
Time of Claudius or Nero. Commemorates the battle of Philippi, 42 B.C., in which Octavian and Antonydefeated the Republican tyrannicides Brutus and Cassius, who subsequentlycommitted suicide.
17x19mm / 4.5g
die axis 12:00