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Coin of Philadelphia with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Apollo standing to right grasping laurel tree. At left, stele. Inscriptions in Greek on stele and at left and right.

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–211

Mint

Philadelphia, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 8.61 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.1120

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins