Julia Domna, Augusta AD 193-217. Denarius (AR; 17-20mm; 3.33g; 6h) Emesa or Laodicea ad mare, 193-196 (?). IVLIA DO-MNA AVG Bare and draped bust of Julia Domna to right; hair waved vertically and fastened in large bun on back. Rev. VENERI – VICTR Venus, draped, standing with back turned, head right, resting left arm on low column, holding apple in extended right hand and palm, sloped upward to left, in left. Rare.
BMCRE V p. 28, 54 and pl. 6.15; C. 194; RIC IV, 1 p. 177, 632.
Ex Perron coll. 1960.