Denarius with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Septimius Severus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 196–211


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.54 gm.

Accession Number

32.1257

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Julia Domna, draped, right.
IVLIA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Cybele, towered, seated l. on throne between two lions, holding branch in right hand and sceptre in left, left arm resting on drum.
MATER DEVM

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified