Civic bronze coin of Severus Alexander and Julia Mamaea from Bostra (BOS0115)

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Title

Civic bronze coin of Severus Alexander and Julia Mamaea from Bostra (BOS0115)

Description

Local bronze coin from Bostra (222-235 CE) featuring Severus Alexander and Julia Mamaea on the obverse

Source

Publisher

Meshorer et al. 2013:151, no.46.

Date

Format

Bronze

Language

Identifier

BOS0115

Numismatics Item Type Metadata

Metal

Bronze

Weight (g)

3.93g

Province

Arabia

Obverse Type

Bust of Severus Alexander and Julia Mamaea, jugate, facing right

Reverse Type

Bust of Tyche facing left

Obverse Legends

[---]AVGVSTA IVL[---] (--Augusta Julia--)

Reverse Legends

COL CA E[---] (Colonia?----)

Name 2

Selected Bibliography

Meshorer, Y., G. Bijovsky, and W.Fischer-Bossert. 2013. Coins of the Holy Land: The Abraham and Marian Sofaer Collection at the American Numismatic Society and the Israel Museum (Volume 1), New York: The American Numismatic Society (pg.151, no.46).

Citation

“Civic bronze coin of Severus Alexander and Julia Mamaea from Bostra (BOS0115),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed June 22, 2024, https://www.wireproject.org/items/show/53.

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