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Coin of Aegae with bust of Julia Mamaea

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right, wearing stephane. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Isis standing front, head left, holding sistrum in right hand, situla in left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235

Mint

Aegae, Asia: Aeolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.83 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

63.1100

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins