Faustina Jr., 161 - 180 AD, Æ Sestertius, Peacock with Tail Spread Open

Ancient Coins - Faustina Jr., 161 - 180 AD, Æ Sestertius, Peacock with Tail Spread Open
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Faustina Jr., 161 - 180 AD
� Sestertius
Rome Mint
28mm, 21.6 grams
Obverse: DIVA FAVSTINA AVGVSTA PIA, Draped bust of Faustina right.
Reverse: CONSECRATIO S C, Peacock standing left with tail spread open.
RIC1703

A very scarce type issued after her death. A wonderful example with a nice fanciful peacock. Green patina with lighter earthen highlights show this is typical of middle eastern burial.

Price SKU: 1985
US$ 425.00
  • € 320.42
  • £ 274.06
  • AUD 505.09
  • CHF 350.06
  • CAD 471.62

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