Denarius

Faustina, Roman Imperial, Roman Empire

Share

147-150

Silver

Overall: 13/16 in. (20 mm)

Weight: 3.4 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29356

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina Jr. right; FAVSTINAE AVG PII AVG FIL, left up, right down, inwardly Reverse: Frontal, draped, and veiled Pudicitia standing left, right hand drawing up fold of robe in front of face in gesture of modesty; PVDICITIA, left up, right down, inwardly

Exhibition History

Artifacts of the Roman Empire, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 18-November 5, 1990.

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Catalogue Raisonne

BMC, Vol. IV: nos. 1051-1053

Old Number

hn 286

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