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Coin of Pautalia with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Nemesis standing, head left, holding scales in right hand, staff in left. Wheel at her feet, left. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection; by 1961: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1. (auction of the R. Cyril Lockett Collection, part 12, February 21-23, 1961, lot 3062 [partial]); by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III

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

Mint

Pautalia, Thrace

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 7.22 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

66.910

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins