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bpv_621057 - JULIA DOMNA Hemissarion

JULIA DOMNA Hemissarion MS
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Item sold on our e-shop (2022)
Price : 150.00 €
Type : Hemissarion
Date: 196-211
Mint name / Town : Nicée, Bithynie
Metal : copper
Diameter : 15,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,59 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire de qualité exceptionnelle pour ce type de monnayage sur un petit flan parfaitement centré des deux côtés avec les grènetis complets. Beau buste de Julia Domna. Revers de toute beauté. Très belle patine verte
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Obverse description : Buste drapé de Julia Domna à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant, la chevelure en tresses, ramenées derrière la tête (L).
Obverse legend : IOLIA - SEBAS(TH).
Obverse translation : (Julia Augusta).


Reverse description : Urne agonisitique.
Reverse legend : NIKA-IEWN, (Nikaiewn).
Reverse translation : (De Nicée).


Poids lourd pour la plus petite monnaie divisionnaire.

Historical background


(217) Julia Domna

Augusta (194-217)

Julia Domna is from Emesa in Syria and daughter of the high priest of Baal of Emesa. Septimius Severus wife to 180 and she gives him two son, Caracalla, born in Lyon in 188, and Geta, born in 189. She was proclaimed Augusta 194, accompanied the emperor in his movements and thus receives the title of "mother of the camps." During the expedition to Britain, is regent in Rome. After the death of Severus, she received new honors Mother of the Senate and Mother of the Fatherland, and the titles of Pia Felix (pious and happy). In 212, Geta was murdered by his brother in arms Domna. During the German expeditions and parthiques of Caracalla in Rome Domna rest. After the death of her son, she was exiled by Macrinus and dies shortly after.

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