Coin of Stratonicea with busts of Septimius Severus and Julia Domna, struck under Ti. Claudius Aristeas

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 193–211


Mint: Asia: Caria, Stratonicea

Dimensions

Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 25.41 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1380

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus at left facing draped bust of Julia Domna at right.
Countermark between: helmeted head right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Ephesian Artemis stands, flanked each side by stags. Star at left, crescent at right.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.

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