Coin Catalogue

Julia Aquilia Severa ? A.D.

Aquilia was Elagabalus’s second wife, having married her in the summer of 220. He divorced her shortly afterwards and immediately married Annia Faustina only to divorce her, too, just a few weeks later. He finally remarried Aquilia and stayed married to her until he was murdered a couple of years later but she never bore him children. Coins bearing her name and portrait are relatively rare.

AR Denarius


RIC 225 (Elagabalus), S 2158 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAQVILIASEVERAAVG – Dressed bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Concordia standing left, holding double cornucopia and patera. Altar at her feet. Star in the left field. $882 2/18/02.



RIC 226 (Elagabalus), S 7679, C 2 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAQVILIASEVERAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Concordia standing left, holding patera and double cornucopia; a star in left field. 221 (Rome). $430 12/13/02.



RIC 228 (Elagabalus), C 6 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAQVILIASEVERAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Elagabalus and Aquilia standing facing each other and shaking hands; star in field. $255 5/31/02.


AE As


RIC 394 (Elagabalus), C 7 As Obv: IVLIAAQVILIASEVERAAVG – Dressed bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Concordia standing left, holding double cornucopia and patera. Altar at her feet. Star in the left field.


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