Julia Domna – Denarius – Venus

Julia Domna , 193 -196 AD , Roman Imperial Coins

Obverse: IVLIA DOMNA AVG – Bust of Julia Domna, hair waved and coiled at back, draped, right

The inscription reads: Iulia Domna Augusta – Julia Domna, the venerable.

Reverse:  VENERI VICTR – Venus, with drapery falling below hips, standing with back turned, head right, holding apple in extended right hand and palm sloped to the left in left hand, resting left elbow on column

The inscription reads: Veneri Victrici – To Venus, the victorious.

  • Julia Domna
  • Rome
  • Denarius
  • Silver
  • 3.05
  • 17
  • RIC IV Septimius Severus 536

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