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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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Provenance

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

Credit Line

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

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

Mint

Philadelphia, Asia: Lydia

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

64.547

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins