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Sestertius with bust of Faustina II, struck under Marcus Aurelius

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Obverse: Bust of Faustina II, draped, right. FAVSTINA AVGVS[T]A Reverse: Cybele, draped, sits right on throne holding drum with left hand on left knee, right arm at side. Lion to left and right of throne. [MATRI] MAGNAE SC (in exergue)

Credit Line

Storer Collection

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 161–176

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 22.49 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.901

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins