Coin of Antioch with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–217


Mint: Pisidia, Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.3000

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right.
IVLIADO MNAAVG
Reverse: Mên standing, head to right, left foot on bucranium, scepter in right hand, on left Nike. Cock to left at feet.
M ENCISCOL ANTIOC H

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour