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

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Obverse: Head of Faustina to right. DIVAFAV STINA Reverse: Peacock walking to right, looking back. CONSEC RATIO

Provenance

By date unknown: George W. Hammond Collection; gift of George W. Hammond to MFA, January 1897

Credit Line

Gift of George W. Hammond

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 141–161

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 3.13 gm.

Accession Number

97.220

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins