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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 front, head right, holding sceptre in right hand and Cupid on left hand. VENERI FELICI

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 222–235

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 2.58 gm.

Accession Number

13.517

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins