Faustina Senior. AD 139 to 141. Silver denarius. Life time issue.

Ancient Coins - Faustina Senior. AD 139 to 141. Silver denarius.  Life time issue.
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Denomination : Silver denarius.  Mint : Rome.

Date : AD 139

Reference : Sear-4667

Size : 16.0 x 17.6 mm.  Weight : 3.17 grams.

Grade : VF

Obverse : Head of Faustina Senior right, with FAVSTINA AVG ANTONINI AVG P P around.  The portrait is much more "matronly" looking than one sees on the later issues, and is probably closer to what she really looked like.

Reverse : Concordia seated left, holding a palladium and sceptre, with CONCORDIA AVG around.  

Coin of Faustina Sr. struck during here lifetime are much rarer than the later DIVA issues struck in commemoration of her.

Price SKU: vcoin3220
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Rates for: 12/11/18

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