Empress Julia Domna Roman Empire silver denarius coin.
Minted at Rome between 193 to 196 CE during the reign of her husband Emperor Septimius Severus.
Early portrait style and full name given as Julia Domna.
Approx. 17mm, 3.08g, RIC 538 (rated as Scarce), RSC 221.
Certified by NGC to XF.
Obverse: JULIA DOMNA AVG, draped bust right with hair braided in waves and tucked into a large chignon.
Reverse: VESTA, Vesta veiled seated left holding palladium and scepter.
Vesta was the goddess of the hearth, the home, and domestic life in the Roman religion.