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Sestertius with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Caracalla

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Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna to right, wearing stephane; eight waves in hair. IVLIAPIA FELIXAVG Reverse: Juno, draped, stands front with head left. She holds a patera in her right hand and a sceptre in her left hand. Peacock at her feet below patera. IVNO NEM In field: S C

Provenance

By 1962: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 20.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 211–217

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 22.15 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.567

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins