Julia Domna, Augusta AD 193-217. Denarius (AR; 15-18mm; 2.51g; 12h) Laodicea ad mare, 196-202. IVLIA - AVGVSTA Bare and draped bust of Julia Domna to right; hair waved vertically and fastened in large bun on back. Rev. VESTAE – SANCTAE Vesta, veiled, draped, standing front, head left, holding patera in right hand and vertical sceptre in left. Rare.
BMCRE V p. 280, 622 and pl. 43.8; C. 246; RIC IV, 1 p. 178, 648.
Ex Perron coll. 1960.