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Denarius with bust of Diva Faustina I, struck under Antoninus Pius

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Obverse: Bust of Faustina, draped, right; the hair, elaborately waved and coiled, with bands across, is drawn up at the back and piled in a round coil on top. DIVA FAVSTINA Reverse: Throne, draped and ornamented, on which is a wreath; against it rests transverse sceptre pointing up left;...

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Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 141–161

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 3.09 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1224

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins