Coin of Maeonia with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Dama Sabei

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Maeonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 17.98 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1116

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: Demeter, veiled, torch in each hand, stands to left in biga of serpents, yoked together.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

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