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Coin of Alabanda with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Countermark, youthful bust of Geta?, beside which: a gamma (?). Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche standing, head to left, holds rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–211

Mint

Alabanda, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 20.31 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.1126

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins