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Coin of Soli-Pompeiopolis with bust of Julia Mamaea

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Tyche seated on rock to left, with corn ears in right hand. River god swims at feet. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 166); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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

Mint

Soli-Pompeiopolis, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 20.29 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

63.936

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins