Coin Catalogue

Julia Domna c.170 – 217 A.D.

Julia Domna was the wife of Septimius Severus and mother of Geta and Caracalla. She died in exile of either as a result of breast cancer or after a self-imposed hunger strike following Caracalla’s murder.



AU Aureus


RIC 381 (Caracalla), BMC 11a (Caracalla), C 110 Aureus Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATAVGGMATSENMPATR – Julia Domna seated left, holding branch and scepter. 211-215 (Rome). $5,500 1/13/03.




RIC 536 (Septimius Severus), BMC 48 (Septimius Severus), C 193 Aureus Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIVICTR – Venus standing right, leaning on column and with legs crossed, holding apple and palm. 193-196 (Rome). $4,705 2/18/02.




RIC 540 (Septimius Severus), BMC 3 (Septimius Severus) Aureus Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: AETERNITIMPERI – Caracalla laureate, draped bust right facing Geta bare-headed, draped bust left.




RIC 548 anecdotal, BMC 14 (Septimius Severus), C 31 Aureus Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: DIANALVCIFERA – Diana standing left, holding torch with both hands. 198-207 (Rome). $2,500 1/13/03.




RIC 559 (Septimius Severus), BMC 37 (Septimius Severus) Aureus Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNO – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left. c.196-211 (Rome).




RIC 562 (Septimius Severus), BMC 47 (Septimius Severus), C 116 Aureus Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATER Exe: AVGG – Cybele riding lion quadriga left, holding branch. 205 (Rome). $4,500 1/13/03.



Unlisted Aureus Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: LAETITIA – Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder. [Sames type as RIC 641, BMC 604 & C 101 except previously unknown in gold]. 199-207 (Rome).





AR Antoninianus


RIC 379a (Caracalla), BMC 9 (Caracalla), C 106 Antoninianus Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Diademed, draped bush right on crescent
Rev: LVNALVCIFERA – Luna riding biga left. 211-215 (Rome).




RIC 387 (Septimius Severus), C 211 Antoninianus Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Diademed, draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIGENETRICI – Venus standing left, raising hand and holding scepter. [Because of the weight this coin is known to be an early antoninianus. The obverse type, indistinguishable from that of a Denarius, was used briefly before the convention of adding a crescent on the portraits of the empresses took hold. RIC lists same type but with crescent]. 215 (Rome). $300 5/21/03.




RIC 388a (Septimius Severus), C 211 Antoninianus Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Diademed, draped bust right on crescent.
Rev: VENVSGENETRIX – Venus seated left, raising hand and holding scepter. 211-217 (Rome).





AR Denarius


RIC 373a (Caracalla), S 7100, C 32 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: DIANALVCIFERA – Diana standing left, holding torch with both hands. $30 12/15/01.




RIC 379c (Caracalla), BMC 10 (Caracalla) AR Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: LVNALVCIFERA – Luna riding biga left. 215.




RIC 380 (Caracalla), S 7102, C 114 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATAVGGMATSENMPATR – Julia Domna standing left, holding branch and scepter. $61 12/17/01.




RIC 382 (Caracalla), C 137 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATRIDEVM – Cybele standing left, leaning on column and with legs crossed, holding drum and cradling scepter; lion to left.




RIC 385 (Caracalla), C 165 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: PVDICITIA – Pudicitia seated left, touching chest and holding scepter. 211-217 (Caracalla).




RIC 387 (Caracalla), C 186 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Diademed, draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIGENETRICI – Venus standing left, raising hand and holding scepter. 215 (Rome). $63 12/19/01.




RIC 388c (Caracalla), S 7106, C 212 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVSGENETRIX – Venus seated left, raising hand and holding scepter. c.216 (Rome). $20 6/12/04.




RIC 389b (Caracalla), S 7107, C 205 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVSGENETRIX – Venus seated left, holding apple and scepter; Cupid to left. 217 (Rome).




RIC 390 (Caracalla), S 7108, C 230 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTA – Vesta standing left, holding Palladium and scepter. 211-217 (Rome).




RIC 391 (Caracalla), S 7109, C 226 Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTA – Vesta seated left, holding simpulum and scepter.




RIC 522 anecdotal (Septimius Severus), C 55a Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: FORTVNAEFELICI – Fortuna standing left, holding cornucopia and resting arm on rudder. c.207-211 (Rome).




RIC 536 (Septimius Severus), BMC 53 (Septimius Severus), S 6608, C 194 Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIVICTR – Venus standing right, leaning on column and with legs crossed, holding apple and palm. 193-196 (Rome). $280 1/13/03.




RIC 538v (Septimius Severus) Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VIRTVSAVGCOSII – Roma seated left, holding Victory and spear. 193-196 (Rome). $90 1/13/03.




RIC 539b (Septimius Severus), BMC 2 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: AETERNITIMPERI – Septimius Severus laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right facing Caracalla laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of left. 201.




RIC 540 (Septimius Severus), BMC 5 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: AETERNITIMPERI – Caracalla laureate, draped bust right facing Geta bare-headed, draped bust left. 201 (Rome).




RIC 544 (Septimius Severus), BMC 7 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: ANTONINVSPIVSAVG – Caracalla laureate, draped bust right. 201 (Rome).




RIC 546 (Septimius Severus), S 6576 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: CERERIFRVGIF – Ceres seated left, holding grain ears and torch. 196-211 (Rome).




RIC 548 (Septimius Severus), C 27 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: DIANALVCIFERA – Diana standing left, holding torch with both hands; crescent on shoulder. $76 9/20/03.




RIC 549 (Septimius Severus), BMC 21 (Septimius Severus), C 35 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: FECVNDITAS – Fecunditas lying left under tree, resting arm on basket of fruit and placing right hand on celestial orb; the Four Seasons frolicking in background. c.207-211 (Rome). $207 5/21/04.




RIC 551 (Septimius Severus), C 47 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: FELICITAS – Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus and scepter.




RIC 552 (Septimius Severus), S 6583, C 55 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: FORTVNAEFELICI – Fortuna standing left, holding cornucopia and resting arm on rudder. 210 (Rome). $40 9/22/03.




RIC 554 (Septimius Severus), BMC 29 (Septimius Severus), C 57 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: FORTVNAEFELICI – Fortuna seated left, holding cornucopia and rudder on globe; child to left. 207-209 (Rome).




RIC 556 (Septimius Severus) Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: HILARITAS – Hilaritas standing left, holding palm and cornucopia. 196-211 (Rome).




RIC 557 (Septimius Severus), S 6585 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: HILARITAS – Hilaritas standing left, holding palm and cornucopia; child on either side. 196-211 (Rome).




RIC 559 (Septimius Severus), S 6588, C 82 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNO – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left. 209 (Rome). $19 12/25/02.




RIC 560 (Septimius Severus), C 97 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNOREGINA – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left.




RIC 561 (Septimius Severus), S 6590, C 101 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: LAETITIA – Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder. [Same as RIC 641 except for mint location]. 196-211 (Rome). $17 8/16/03.




RIC 562 (Septimius Severus), BMC 48 (Septimius Severus), C 117 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATERAVGG – Cybele riding lion quadriga left. 199-207 (Rome). $300 1/13/03.




RIC 564 (Septimius Severus), S 6593, C 123 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATERDEVM – Cybele seated left, holding branch and scepter; lion on either side. 196-211 (Rome).




RIC 568 (Septimius Severus), S 6596, C 131 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATERCASTRORVM – Julia Domna seated left, holding phoenix on globe and scepter; two standards to left. 197 (Rome). $29 1/27/03.




RIC 571 (Septimius Severus), BMC 61 (Septimius Severus) Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PSEPTGETACAESPONT – Geta bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right. 200-202 (Rome). $850 1/13/03.




RIC 572 (Septimius Severus), S 6600 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PIETASAVGG – Pietas standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding box of incense. $18 11/4/01.




RIC 574 (Septimius Severus), BMC 69 (Septimius Severus), S 6601, C 156 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PIETASPVBLICA – Pietas standing left, raising hands over altar. 199-207 (Rome).




RIC 575 (Septimius Severus), BMC 72 (Septimius Severus), S 6603, C 170 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PVDICITIA – Pudicitia seated left, touching chest and holding scepter. 211 (Rome). $120 1/13/03.




RIC 576 (Septimius Severus), C 168 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PVDICITIA – Pudicitia seated left, touching chest.




RIC 577 (Septimius Severus), S 6606 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: SAECVLIFELICITAS – Isis standing right, stepping on galley prow, holding baby; rudder in front of altar to left. 201 (Rome). $27 11/5/01.




RIC 578 (Septimius Severus), S 6607, C 185 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIGENETRICI – Venus standing left, holding patera and scepter. 200 (Rome). $23 12/18/02.




RIC 580 (Septimius Severus), C 198 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVSFELIX – Venus standing left, holding apple and pulling dress. 196-211 (Rome). $18 6/25/03.




RIC 581 (Septimius Severus), S 6610 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVSVICTRIX – Venus standing left, leaning on column, holding helmet and cradling palm; shield to left. 210 (Rome).




RIC 582 (Septimius Severus), C 223 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTA – Vesta seated left, holding Palladium and scepter. $48 12/17/01.




RIC 583 (Septimius Severus), S 6612, C 245 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTAMATER – Vesta seated left, holding Palladium and scepter. 206 (Rome).




RIC 584 (Septimius Severus), BMC 96 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTAMATER – Temple with four columns; Vesta standing left, sacrificing over altar in center. 207.




RIC 587 (Septimius Severus), C 246 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTASANCTAE – Vesta standing left, holding patera and scepter.




RIC 605 (Septimius Severus) Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust left.
Rev: VENVSFELIX – Venus standing left, holding apple and scepter.




RIC 607a(var.) Denarius Obv: IVLADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: AEQVITASII – Aequitas standing left, holding scales and cornucopia. [Same as 607a except obv. legend IVLIA DOMNA AVG]. 194 (Alexandria).




RIC 608 Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: BONIEVENTVS – Genius standing left, holding grain ears and fruit basket.




RIC 615 (Septimius Severus), C 9 Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: BONAESPEI – Spes standing left, holding flower and raising skirt.




RIC 619 (Septimius Severus), BMC 419 (Septimius Severus), C 52 Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: FELICITTEMPOR – Basket filled with grain ears and grape clusters; two dots terminating legend. 193-195 (Emesa).



RIC 625 (Septimius Severus), C 66 Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: FORTVNREDVCI – Fortuna standing left, holding grain ears and cornucopia. 193-196 (Emesa).




RIC 630 (Septimius Severus) Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENERVICT – Venus standing left, holding apple and scepter.




RIC 632 (Septimius Severus), C 194 Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMNAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIVICTR – Venus standing right, leaning on column and with legs crossed, holding apple and palm.




RIC 637 (Septimius Severus), S 6577 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Concordia seated left, holding patera and cornucopia. 196-202 (Laodicea ad Mare).




RIC 639 (Septimius Severus), BMC 600, C 72 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: HILARITAS – Hilaritas standing left, holding palm and cornucopia. 196-202 (Laodicea ad Mare).




RIC 641 (Septimius Severus), S 6590, C 101 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: LAETITIA – Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder. 198 (Laodicea ad Mare).




RIC 643 (Septimius Severus), BMC 612 (Septimius Severus), C 156 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PIETASPVBLICA – Pietas standing left, facing, raising hands over altar. 199-207 (Laodicea ad Mare). $57 1/10/03.




RIC 644 (Septimius Severus), S 6602, C 168 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PVDICITIA – Pudicitia seated left, touching breast. 196-202 (Laodicea ad Mare).




RIC 645 (Septimius Severus), C 177 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: SAECVLIFELICITAS – Isis standing right, stepping on galley prow, holding baby; altar to left with rudder in front. c.196-202 (Laodicea ad Mare). $53 5/15/03.




RIC 648 (Septimius Severus), S 6614, C 246 Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTAESANCTAE – Vesta standing left, holding patera and scepter. 197 (Laodicea ad Mare). $40 2/3/03.




Unlisted Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PELICITAS – Felicitas standing left, holding coin counter and scepter.




Unlisted Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENERIVICTR – Venus standing right, leaning on column and with legs crossed, holding apple and palm.




Unlisted Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: FORTVNAEFELICI – Fortuna standing left, holding cornucopia and resting hand on rudder. 196-211 (Rome). $31 5/26/03.




Unlisted Denarius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VOTAPVBLICA – Julia Domna standing left, sacrificing over altar.




Unlisted Denarius Obv: IVLIADOMINAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: VESTA – Vesta seated left, holding Victory and scepter. $34 3/3/03.




Unlisted Denarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust left.
Rev: VENVSFELIX – Venus standing left, holding apple and scepter. (Laodicea ad Mare).





AR Denarius (Posthumous)


RIC 396 (Caracalla) & RIC 715 (Severus Alexander), BMC 9 (Elagabalus), C 24 Denarius Obv: DIVAIVLIAAVGVSTA – Veiled, draped bust right.
Rev: CONSECRATIO – Peacock standing left, tail spread. [As is obvious from the catalog entries, there is some doubt as to when exactly this series was struck].





AR Quinarius


RIC 559 (Septimius Severus), BMC 40 (Septimius Severus), C 83 Quinarius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNO – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left. 199-209 (Rome). $850 1/13/03.





AE Sestertius


RIC 585 (Caracalla), C 88 Sestertius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Diademed, draped bust right.
Rev: IVNONEM – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left. 211-217 (Rome). $525 5/21/03.




RIC 588 (Caracalla), C 112 Sestertius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATAVGGMATSENMATPATR Exe: SC – Julia Domna seated left, holding branch and scepter. 211-217 (Rome). $750 5/21/03.




RIC 590 (Caracalla), BMC 215, Hill 1394, C 178 Sestertius Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SAECVLIFELICITAS – Felicitas standing left, sacrificing over altar and holding caduceus. c.213 (Rome).




RIC 859 (Septimius Severus), BMC 772 (Septimius Severus), C 124 Sestertius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATERDEVM Exe: SC – Cybele seated left, holding branch; lion on either side. 196-211 (Rome).





AE Dupondius


RIC 877 (Septimius Severus), BMC 787, C 74 Dupondius Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: HILARITAS – Hilaritas standing left, holding palm and cornucopia. c.198-200 (Rome). $207 9/25/03.





AE As


RIC 598 (Caracalla), C 86 As Obv: IVLIAPIAFELIXAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNO – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left. 211-217 (Rome).




RIC 879 (Septimius Severus), BMC 788, C 119 As Obv: IVLIAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: MATERAVGG – Cybele riding lion quadriga left, holding branch. 196-211 (Rome).



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