Sestertius with bust of Julia Mamaea, struck under Severus Alexander

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 222–235


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 24.27 gm.

Accession Number

34.1424

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Julia Mamaea right, draped and diademed.
IVLIAMAMAEA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Fecunditas standing left, extending right hand to child and holding cornucopia with left,
FECVNDITASAVGVSTAE in field: S C

Credit Line

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