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Coin of Miletus with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Menander

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. At right, countermark, head of emperor (?). Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Cult statue of Apollo stands at left facing standing draped female figure holding long torch at right. Altar between. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek...

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By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

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Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

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


Miletus, Asia: Ionia


Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 8.58 gm. Die Axis: 5

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins