Coin of Soli-Pompeiopolis with bust of Julia Mamaea

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Cilicia, Soli-Pompeiopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 20.29 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.936

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche seated on rock to left, with corn ears in right hand. River god swims at feet.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 166); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour