Cistophorus with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
about A.D. 198–202


Mint: Asia, Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 9.23 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1971.392

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Julia Domna, draped, right.
IVLIA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Bunch of five ears of corn tied together.
MATRI CASTR

Provenance

By 1971: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; November 10, 1971: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour