Diva Julia Domna (AD 193-217). AE sestertius (32mm, 23.09 ...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionDiva Julia Domna (AD 193-217). AE sestertius (32mm, 23.09 gm, 12h). NGC VF 4/5 - 3/5. Rome, ca. AD 218 or AD 222, by Elagabalus or Severus Alexander. DIVA IVLIA-AVGVSTA, veiled, draped bust of Diva Julia Domna right, seen from front / CONSECRATIO, Diva Julia Domna reclining left on peacock, cloak billowing around, left leg wrapped around peacock's right wing, scepter in right hand; peacock flying upward right with wings outstretched, S-C across fields. RIC IV.II 716 (Severus Alexander).
From the Morris Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Auctions, Auction III (29 April 1988); Anderson Collection (Hamilton List, July 1984), lot 249.
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