Coin of Zenobia from Palmyra (PAL0106)

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Title

Coin of Zenobia from Palmyra (PAL0106)

Description

A silver coin of Zenobia.

Source

Publisher

Hermitage Museum, ОН-А-ДГ-24157.

Rights

Hermitage Museum, ОН-А-ДГ-24157.

Format

Silver, 9.02g

Language

Identifier

PAL0106

Numismatics Item Type Metadata

Metal

Silver

Weight (g)

9.02g

Diameter (mm)

22.1mm

Region

Minted in Palmyra

Obverse Type

draped bust of Zenobia, facing right, wearing crown

Reverse Type

full figure standing female (goddess?), facing left, double cornucopia?, holding wheat? in one hand

Obverse Legends

CЄPTIMZH NOBIΑCЄB (Septimia? Zenobia Sebaste)

Reverse Legends

LE (271 CE)

Citation

“Coin of Zenobia from Palmyra (PAL0106),” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed December 14, 2018, http://wireproject.org/items/show/86.

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