Coin of Miletus with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Menander

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–217


Mint: Asia: Ionia, Miletus

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 8.58 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

65.203

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right.
At right, countermark, head of emperor (?).
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Cult statue of Apollo stands at left facing standing draped female figure holding long torch at right.
Altar between.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.