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As with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Septimius Severus

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna, right, hair waved. IVLIA AVGVSTA Reverse: Julia Domna, veiled, standing left, holding plate and caduceus; before her, altar; at left, three military standards. MATE RCAS[TROR]VM SC (in exergue)

Provenance

By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 196–211

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 10.11 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

35.245

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins