Denarius with Faustina II

Faustina, Roman Imperial, Roman Empire

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161-162

Silver

Overall: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Charles J. and Opel Zimmerman 1923 Fund

2002.51.35520

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Inscrip. FAVSTINA AVGVSTA. Faustina II, bust draped, facing right. Hair is waved and coiled behind head. Reverse Inscrip. SECVLI FELICIT. Two figures sitting on a throne facing one another. No detail to figures. Drapery around the feet of the figures.

Provenance

Harlan J. Berk, Ltd, Chicago, Illinois; sold to present collection, 2002.

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