Coin of Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–217


Mint: Cilicia, Seleucia-ad-Calycadnum

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 6.53 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1421

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Europa on bull to right. Eros at right.
Below a protome of a seagod (Oceanus ) with dolphin on left hand, rudder (?) in right.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour