Sestertius with bust of Faustina II, struck under Marcus Aurelius

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–176


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 22.49 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

32.901

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Faustina II, draped, right.
FAVSTINA AVGVS[T]A
Reverse: Cybele, draped, sits right on throne holding drum with left hand on left knee, right arm at side. Lion to left and right of throne.
[MATRI] MAGNAE SC (in exergue)

Credit Line

Storer Collection