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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1335
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Julia Domna; Septimius Severus; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  196-211
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.01
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 3480. Prof. Luigi de Nicola, 65 Via del Babuino, Rome, 1959.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Julia Domna, bare and draped, with hair waved and coiled at back, facing r. Reverse: Ceres, draped and seated facing l., holding corn-ears in her r. and torch in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IVLIA AVCVSTA (Julia Augusta). Reverse: CERERI FRVGIF (To the fruit-bearing Ceres).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 546 (Septimius Severus)

4 Related People

Septimius Severus
Roman
145
211
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Julia Domna
Roman
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