Coin of Aegae with bust of Julia Mamaea

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Aegae, Asia: Aeolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.83 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.1100

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right, wearing stephane.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Isis standing front, head left, holding sistrum in right hand, situla in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour