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Coin of Stratonicea with busts of Septimius Severus and Julia Domna, struck under Ti. Claudius Aristeas

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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus at left facing draped bust of Julia Domna at right. Countermark between: helmeted head right. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Ephesian Artemis stands, flanked each side by stags. Star at left, crescent at right. Inscription in...

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Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 193–211

Mint

Stratonicea, Asia: Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 36.5 mm. Weight: 25.41 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1380

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins