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Coin of Etenna with bust of Julia Mamaea

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Inscription in Greek Reverse: Nude male figure standing front, right hand to head. Ram to right at feet. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 123a); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Etenna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 7.28 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

63.898

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins