Coin of Zenobia (PAL0104)

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Title

Coin of Zenobia (PAL0104)

Description

A silver coin minted in Antiochia ad Orontem (2nd c. CE) depicting Zenobia.

Publisher

British Museum 1974, 1001. 3

Rights

British Museum 1974, 1001. 3

Format

Silver, 3.37g

Language

Identifier

PAL0104

Numismatics Item Type Metadata

Metal

Silver

Weight (g)

3.37g

Diameter (mm)

20mm

Province

Minted in Antiochia ad Orontem

Obverse Type

Draped bust of Zenobia, facing right, wearing a crown

Reverse Type

Full figure Juno, facing left, wearing a crown, holding a scepter in left hand, holding a libation bowl? in right hand, accompanied by a crane

Obverse Legends

G?IC ZOBIA AVG (Zenobia Augusta)

Reverse Legends

IUNO PEGINA (Juno Regina)

Name 1

Role 1

Name 2

Selected Bibliography

British Museum 1974,1001.3

Citation

“Coin of Zenobia (PAL0104),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed October 18, 2018, http://wireproject.org/items/show/84.

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