Coin of Bria with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Apollonius

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–217


Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Bria

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 16.82 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1972.993

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche stands, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1970: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen auction 41, June 18-19, 1970, lot 456); by 1972: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., December 13, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour