Sestertius with bust of Faustina II, struck under Antoninus Pius
about A.D. 152–154
Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 24.40 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina II to left.
Reverse: Venus stands, head left, apple in right hand.
V E N VS in field: S C
By date unknown: purchased by Cornelius C. Vermeule III from Stack's; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, December 16, 1998
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III