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

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 141–161


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.91 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1227

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Faustina I, draped, right; the hair is elaborately waved and coiled, with bands across.
DIVA FAVSTINA
Reverse: Providentia (?), with veil blown out in round behind her, draped, standing front, head left, holding globe on extended right hand, left hand on veil.
AETER NITAS

Credit Line

Source unidentified