Coin of Phocaea with bust of Julia Domna, struck under M. Aurelius Eutychus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–217


Mint: Asia: Ionia, Phocaea

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 12.43 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

67.876

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna, to the right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche and Cybele standing each holding patera in right hand, tympanum in left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By date unknown: Lord Grantley Collection; by date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by 1961: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (auction of the R. Cyril Lockett Collection, part 12, February 21-23, 1961, lot 3066 [partial]); purchased at the Lockett auction by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III; 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