Faustina Senior

Wife of Antoninus Pius

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AR Denarius, XX.XX mm (X.XX gm), Struck after AD 141, Rome

OBVERSE
Bust, draped right, hair waved in several loops round head and then drawn up and coiled on top, DIVA FAVSTINA

REVERSE
Fortuna standing left, holding globe and rudder, AETERNITAS

REFERENCES
RIC III 348 (pg. 70); RSC II 6

 
 
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