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Gold Aureus of Faustina I Issued Posthumously - LC.290
Origin: Mediterranean
Circa: 141 AD to 161 AD

Collection: Roman Coins
Medium: Gold


Additional Information: 7.3g.
£3,000.00
Location: Great Britain
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Description
Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina the Elder, facing right, her hair secured with pearl hair- piece. 'DIVA FAVSTINA.'

Reverse: The Empress as Fortuna, standing left, holding a patera in her right hand and a long sceptre in the left. 'AETER-NITAS.'

Faustina I was married to the Emperor Antoninus Pius, who ordered her deification after her death in 141 AD. - (LC.290)

 

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