Coin with bust of Julia Domna

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
late 2nd to early 3rd century A.D.


Mint: Caria, Tabae

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 11.79 gm. Die axis: 6

Accession Number

84.767

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: Tyche standing to left, holding rudder and cornucopiae.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America