Denarius with bust of Julia Mamaea, struck under Severus Alexander

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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