Coin of Nicomedia with bust of Julia Mamaea

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Bithynia, Nicomedia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 7.45 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

67.337

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed, draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Demeter stands left, corn ears (?) in right hand, long torch in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967

Credit Line

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