Coin of Zenobia

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Title

Coin of Zenobia

Description

A bronze coin depicting Zenobia.

Source

Palmyra.

Publisher

Hermitage Museum, ОН-А-ДГ-35334.

Date

2nd c CE; 3rd c CE

Rights

Hermitage Museum, ОН-А-ДГ-35334.

Format

Bronze, 6.57g

Language

Greek

Numismatics Item Type Metadata

Metal

Bronze

Weight (g)

6.57g

Diameter (mm)

22.0mm

Province

Minted in Palmyra

Obverse Type

draped bust of Zenobia facing right

Reverse Type

full figure, standing female facing left (goddess?); double cornucopia near right hand

Obverse Legends

CЄPTIMZH NOBIΑCЄB (Septimia? Zenobia)

Reverse Legends

LE (271 CE)

Name 1

Zenobia

Role 1

Queen

Citation

“Coin of Zenobia ,” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed June 24, 2018, http://wireproject.org/items/show/85.

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