Coin of Sardis with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–215


Mint: Asia: Lydia, Sardis

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 12.48 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.236

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: Wreath.
Greek inscriptions around and within wreath.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXI, no. 255); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 20, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour