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RIC 0848 Julia Titi Cistophorus Tetradrachm
Draped bust of Julia right

Vesta seated left, holding Palladium and sceptre

Rome mint for Eastern circulation, 82 AD


Sear 2914, RIC II 848 (Domitian) (R), RPC II 871, RSC 15, BMCRE Domitian 258


Ex-CNG, Ex-Calgary Coins

Julia was the daughter of Titus and lived with her uncle Domitian as his mistress from 84 AD until her death in 89 AD. Suetonius said she died as a result of an abortion which was forced on her by Domitian. After her death she was deified which is commemorated on this coin.
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Album name:Jay GT4 / Domitian
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Date added:Feb 14, 2015
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Mat  [Feb 14, 2015 at 07:10 PM]
A toughie, congrats.
FlaviusDomitianus  [Feb 14, 2015 at 08:19 PM]
Nicely toned. Actually struck in Rome, not Ephesus.
quadrans  [Feb 14, 2015 at 10:05 PM]
Yes nice toning and portret
ancientdave  [Feb 17, 2015 at 05:05 AM]
A really great addition! Nice portrait!
hill132  [Mar 11, 2015 at 02:41 AM]
very nice addition to your gallery
NORMAN K  [Nov 06, 2016 at 12:19 AM]
Just noticed this c0in. Very nice