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Denarius with bust of Julia Mamaea, struck under Severus Alexander

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Obverse: Bust of Julia Mamaea, diademed, draped, right. IVLIAMA MAEAAVG Reverse: Venus standing left, holding helmet in extended right hand and vertical sceptre in left; at her feet left, shield. VENVSV I CTRIX

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.12 gm.

Accession Number

32.1302

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins