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Coin of Philadelphia with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Claudius Capito

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Countermark: head of Elagabalus to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Table with two large prize crowns, each holding a palm branch; between the two, two small vases. Under table, amphora containing two palms, between two...

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By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, April 8, 1964

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

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


Philadelphia, Asia: Lydia


Diameter: 32.5 mm. Weight: 16.55 gm. Die Axis: 5

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The Ancient World


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