SPECIAL ADVISORY: To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, the Yale University Art Gallery will remain closed until further notice. Learn More

Numismatics
Ruler: Septimius Severus, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 146–211, ruled 193–211
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown
Honorand: Julia Domna, wife of Septimius Severus, A.D. 170–217

Denarius of Julia Domna

193–211

silver

3.14 g, 11:00, 19.9 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund with the assistance of Ben Lee Damsky
2009.110.86
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd–3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Frank L. Kovacs, San Mateo, Calif., to 1993; Ben Lee Damsky, 1993–2009; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.