Coin of Maeonia with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Damas

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Maeonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 15.47 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.889

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Demeter, torch in right hand, stands left in biga of winged yoked serpents.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By about 1961: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection (said to be from the R. Cyril Lockett Collection); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, September 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III