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Coin of Antioch with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. IVLIADO MNAAVG Reverse: Mên standing, head to right, left foot on bucranium, scepter in right hand, on left Nike. Cock to left at feet. M ENCISCOL ANTIOC H

Provenance

By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–217

Mint

Antioch, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.3000

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins