Faustina Jr. under Antoninus Pius. AD 147 to 161. AE obol of Alexandria in Egypt. Extremely rare.

Ancient Coins - Faustina Jr. under Antoninus Pius.  AD 147 to 161.  AE obol of Alexandria in Egypt.  Extremely rare.
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Denomination : Bronze Obol.  Mint : Alexandria.

Date : year 21 of Antoninus Pius (AD 157/158).

Reference : Not listed in any major reference.  Emmett lists this reverse type for years 12 and 22, but not for year 21.   I am not aware of any other reference that lists the reverse type for any year.

Size : 17.2 x 17.5 mm.  Weight : 4.21 grams.

Grade : VF with a mid-green patina.  Minor porosity.

Obverse : Head of Faustina Jr. right, with FAUCTINA CEBACTH around.

Reverse : Basket of grain between torches, with L K below and A in the right field (L KA for year 21).

Price SKU: vcoin5769
US$ 315.00
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Rates for: 12/12/18

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