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Coin of Olbasa with bust of Julia Mamaea

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea right. IVL MAMIA AVG Reverse: Herakles, standing, looking left, with club in right hand and lionskin on left arm. COL OLB ASEN

Provenance

By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; May 9, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 1,221.00 (this is the total cost for 62.364–62.462)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Olbasa, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.55 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.403

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins