c.230, Severus Alexander and Julia Mamæa -
Severus Alexander and Julia Mamæa, bronze medal of 2 Sestertii, Rome, c. 230, laureate and draped bust of Alexander and draped bust of Mamæa wearing stephane vis-à-vis,IMP SEV ALEXANDER AVG IVLIA MAMAEA AVG, MATER AVG below, rev. AEQVITAS AVGVSTI, three Monetæ standing left, each holding scales and cornucopiæ; at their feet, three piles of coins, 35mm, 44.36g (cf. RIC 316 (silver); C 3; Gnecchi II, p.816). Images courtesy of DNW.
Provenance: H.D. Weber Collection, Jacob Hirsch Auction 24 (Munich), 10 May 1909; L. Vierordt Collection, Jacques Schulman Auction 139 (Amsterdam), 5 March 1923, lot 2065; Sir Arthur Evans Collection, Ars Classica Auction XVII (Lucerne), 3 October 1934, lot 1631; bt Spink February 1940.