Artist Roman Imperial, Roman
Mint Mint of Rome
  • Sestertius of Julia Mamaea
Date 224 AD
Medium bronze
Dimensions 2.8 cm diam
1 1/8 inches
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton
Accession Number 71.154
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Inscriptions Obverse: IVLIA MAM-EA AVGVSTA
Reverse: VENERI FELICI. S and C to left and right in field.
This coin is one of four (71.153-.156) that came from the collection of John Quincy Adams and descendants, sold by the Massachusetts Historical Society at Stack's, New York, N.Y. March 5, 6, 1971.