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

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Obverse: Bust of Faustina I, draped, veiled, left, with stephane. DIVAAVGVSTA FAVSTINA Reverse: Pietas, veiled, draped, standing left, dropping incense out of right hand over lighted "candelabrum-altar" left, and holding box in left hand. PIET ASAVG S C (left and right in...

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Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 141–161

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 20.62 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.1231

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins