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

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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 field

Credit Line

Source unidentified