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Denarius with bust of Julia Maesa, struck under Elagabalus

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Obverse: Bust of Julia Maesa, draped, right. IVLIAMAESAAVG Reverse: Pudicitia seated left, raising veil with right hand and holding transverse sceptre in left. PVDICITIA

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 218–222

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.31 gm.

Accession Number

32.1279

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins