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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 apple in extended right hand and vertical sceptre in left; at her feet, Cupid standing right, with left hand raised. VENVSGE N ETRIX

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.95 gm.

Accession Number

32.1303

Medium or Technique

Silver

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins