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Coin of Selge with bust of Julia Mamaea

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Platform or base on which stand two cylindrical vases containing plants. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; July 1, 1969: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, September 23, 1969

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235

Mint

Selge, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 6.63 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

69.1091

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins