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Cistophorus with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Bust of Julia Domna, draped, right. IVLIA AVGVSTA Reverse: Bunch of five ears of corn tied together. MATRI CASTR

Provenance

By 1971: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; November 10, 1971: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, about A.D. 198–202

Mint

Uncertain, Asia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 9.23 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1971.392

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins