Sestertius with bust of Diva Faustina I, struck under Antoninus Pius
about A.D. 141–161
Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 35.18 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bust of Faustina, draped, right, wearing stephane.
Reverse: Eagle flies left carrying Faustina on its back. She holds a scepter in her right hand.
CON SE CR ATIO SC (in exergue)
By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; March 8, 1972: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour