As with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Septimius Severus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 196–211


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 10.11 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

35.245

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Julia Domna, right, hair waved.
IVLIA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Julia Domna, veiled, standing left, holding plate and caduceus; before her, altar; at left, three military standards.
MATE RCAS[TROR]VM SC (in exergue)

Provenance

By 1935: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 4, 1935

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)