Sestertius with bust of Julia Domna, struck under Septimius Severus
Diameter: 34.5 mm. Weight: 25.70 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Bust of Julia Domna, draped, right, hair waved in five ridges.
Reverse: Juno, draped, seated left, holds flower in right hand, child in swaddling clothes in left.
IVNONILVCINAE SC (in ex.)
By date unknown: Sir Charles Oman Collection; by 1968: with Christie, Manson & Woods, 8 King Street, St. James's, London, S.W. 1 (Christie's auction of the Oman collection, July 2, 1968, lot 181 [partial]); purchased on behalf of MFA at Christie's auction by A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 1-11 John Adam Street, The Adelphi, London; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., September 11, 1968
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour