Denarius with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Septimius Severus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 196–211


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.35 gm.

Accession Number

13.711

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Julia Domna, draped, right, with hair elaborately waved and drawn into knot at back of head.
IVLIA AVGVSTA
Reverse: Cybele, towered, seated left on throne between two lions, holding branch in extended right hand and scepter in left, left arm resting on drum.
MATER DEVM

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum