Julia Domna

c. 170 - 217

Julia Domna was the wife of Septimius Severus and mother of Geta and Caracalla. She died in exile of either as a result of breast cancer or after a self-imposed hunger strike following Caracalla's murder.

Aureus

RIC 540 (Septimius Severus) Aureus Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Draped bust right.
Rev: AETERNITIMPERI; Confronted busts of Caracalla (left) and Geta (right). Lot sold for $3,000 9/19/01.


AR Denarius

RIC 373a, Cohen 32 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: DIANALVCIFERA - Diana standing left, holding torch to the left with both hands. Lot sold for $30 12/15/01.


RIC 379a, Cohen 106 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Diademed bush right, draped and on a crescent
Rev: LVNALVCIFERA - Luna with crescent on head, flying cloak, rides biga left in the night.


RIC 380d, Cohen 114 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: MATAVGGMATSENMPATR - Julia standing left, holding branch and scepter. Lot sold for $61 12/17/01.


RIC 382, Cohen 137 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: MATERDEVM - Cybele, towered, standing front, head left and legs crossed, leaning left elbow on column while holding scepter and drum; at feet, left, a lion. Lot sold for $54 12/31/01.


RIC 387, Cohen 186 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Diademed bust right, draped.
Rev: VENERIGENETRICI - Venus standing left, holding out open hand and other hand holding scepter. Lot sold for $63 12/19/01.


RIC 388a, Cohen 211 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG. Bust, draped, right on crescent, with hair elaborately waved in ridges and turned up low at the back.
Rev: VENVSGENETRIX. Venus seated left extending right hand and holding scepter.


RIC 389b, Cohen 205 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Bare headed bust right, draped.
Rev: VENVSGENETRIX - Venus seated left, holding scepter and palladium; at feet cupid.


RIC 390, Cohen 230 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTA - Vesta seated left, holding Palladium and scepter.


RIC 391, Cohen 226 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG - Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTA - Vesta seated left, holding simpulum (ladle) and scepter.


RIC 536, Cohen 194 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bust right, draped
Rev: VENERIVICTR - Venus naked to waist, standing right, holding apple and palm, resting left elbow on column. Lot sold for $32 11/6/01.


RIC 536d, Cohen 194 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: VENERIVICTR - Venus standing back to viewer and right, naked to below buttocks and holding apple and palm, leaning left elbow on column on her left.


RIC 538d, Cohen 251 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: VIRTVSAVGCOSII - Roma seated left, holding Victory and spear.


RIC 546d, Cohen 194 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: VENERIVICTR - Venus standing back to viewer and right, naked to below buttocks and holding apple and palm, leaning left elbow on column on her left.


RIC 546, Cohen 123 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: MATERDEVM - Cybele, towered, seated left between two lions, holding branch and scepter, left elbow resting on drum


RIC 548d, Cohen 27 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: DIANALVCIFERA - Diana standing left, holding torch to the left with both hands; crescent on shoulder


RIC 549, Cohen 35 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA. Bust draped right, hair waved and coiled at back.
Rev: FECVNDITAS. Terra (Earth) reclining left under tree, right hand set on globe, spangled with stars, over which move four children - the four Seasons; Terra rests left arm on basket of fruits.


RIC 551, Cohen 47 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: FELICITAS - Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus and scepter.


RIC 553, Cohen 58 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: FORTVNAEFELICI - Fortuna seated left, holding cornucopia and rudder on a globe.


RIC 554d, Cohen 77 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: FORTVNAEFELICI - Fortuna seated left, holding cornucopia, rudder on a globe; to left stands a child.


RIC 555, Cohen 76 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bust right, draped
Rev: HILARITAS - Hilaritas standing left, holding long palm and scepter.


RIC 557, Cohen 79 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped
Rev: HILARITAS - Hilaritas standing left, hold long palm and cornucopia, at feet, both sides, a small child.


RIC 559D, Cohen 82 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bust right, draped
Rev: IVNO - Juno veiled and standing left, holding patera and scepter, at her feet left, a peacock.


RIC 561d, Cohen 101 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: LAETITIA - Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder.


RIC 564, Cohen 123 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped
Rev: MATERDEVM - Cybele seated left, holding a branch in right hand and scepter held by left arm resting on drum; two lions are on either side. Lot sold for $19 11/5/01.


RIC 564d, Cohen 123 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: MATERDEVM - Cybele, towered, seated left between two lions, holding branch and scepter, left elbow resting on drum. Lot sold for $37 12/15/01.


RIC 572, Cohen 149 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped
Rev: PIETASAVGG - Pietas standing left, veiled and right hand dropping incense on altar left, and holding box in right arm. Lot sold for $41 1/2/02.


RIC 572d, Cohen 150 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bare head bust right, draped
Rev: PIETASAVGG - Pietas standing left sacrificing by dropping incense from a box into altar. Lot sold for $18 11/4/01.


RIC 574, Cohen 156 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped
Rev: PIETASPVBLICA - Pietas standing left, veiled, both hands raised, palms up; at left, an altar.


RIC 576, Cohen 168 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped
Rev: PVDICITIA - Pudicitia seated left, veiled and right hand on her breast.


RIC 577, Cohen 174 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bare head bust right, draped
Rev: SAECVLIFELICITAS - Isis, wearing a peaked head-dress, standing right, left foot on prow, with baby Horus at her breast; to left, an altar against which rests a rudder. Lot sold for $27 11/5/01.


RIC 578d, Cohen 185 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust left, draped.
Rev: VENVSGENETRICI - Venus standing left holding patera and scepter.


RIC 580, Cohen 198 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bust right, draped
Rev: VENVSFELIX - Venus standing front, head left, holding apple and drawing drapery from shoulder. Lot sold for $12 11/2/01.


RIC 581d, Cohen 215 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust left, draped.
Rev: VENVSVICTRIX - Venus standing front, head left with outstretched right hand holding helmet and left elbow leaning on column and holding palm; at feet, left, a shield.


RIC 582, Cohen 223 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust left, draped.
Rev: VESTA - Vesta seated left, holding Palladium and scepter. Lot sold for $48 12/17/01.


RIC 587, Cohen 246 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust left, draped.
Rev: VESTASANCTAE - Vesta standing left, holding patera and scepter.


RIC 608 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: BONIEVENTVS - Bonus Eventus standing left, holding corn ears and a basket of fruit.


RIC 615, Cohen 9 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: PIETASAVGG - Spes standing left, holding flower and raising skirt.


RIC 630 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: VENERVICT - Venus standing left, holding apple and scepter.


RIC 637, Cohen 21 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped.
Rev: CONCORDIA - Concordia seated left, holding a patera and cornucopia.


RIC 645, Cohen 177 AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Draped bust right
Rev: SAECVLIFELICITAS - Isis standing right, foot on prow, with baby Horus at her breast; to left, an altar, and under left arm, a rudder Laodicea ad Mar.


Unlisted AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust right, draped
Rev: PELICITAS - Felicitas standing left, abacus and scepter.


Unlisted AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA - Bareheaded bust left, draped.
Rev: VENERIVICTR - Venus standing back to viewer and naked to below buttocks, head right with outstretched right hand holding helmet while leaning left elbow on column and holding palm.