As Julia Maesa - Elagabal's grandmother
JULIA MAESA (under ELAGABAL). Æ As. Rome, 219 AD
Obv. JULIA MAESA AVGVSTA Diademed and draped bust right
Rev. PIETAS AVG SC Pietas standing left, sprinkling incense over lighted altar and holding open casket of incense.
RIC 415; Cohen 32 (3 F)
Maesa was the grandmother of Elagabalus and Severus Alexander.
Soft and somewhat corroded surfaces.
Schulman auction, 26 Nov 1999, lot 1641.