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Coin of Pogla with bust of Julia Domna

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna, right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Within distyle temple, image of Artemis of Perga with human head topped by tall polos and two friezes of figures on the body. Star at left and right of polos. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for...

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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. 193–217

Mint

Pogla, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.95 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

62.404

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins