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Coin of Baris with bust of Julia Mamaea

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Tyche, head left, holding rudder and cornucopia, stands within distyle temple. In pediment, mountain (?), Nike at each corner. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Baris, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 8.62 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

64.1235

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins