Coin of Alabanda with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Caria, Alabanda

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 20.31 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1126

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right.
Countermark, youthful bust of Geta?, beside which: a gamma (?).
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche standing, head to left, holds rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour