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Denarius of Crispina

Silver denarius, 18mm, 3.02gm, issued AD 180-182. Rome mint.

Obv: CRISPINA AVGVSTA, Bare-headed, draped bust facing right.

Rev: CONCORDIA, Concordia standing holding patera and cornucopiae.

References: Sear 5996, RIC 278, RSC 5.

Reverse hotly struck.

Crispina was the daughter of the consul L Bruttius Crispinus. Her marriage to Commodus was arranged by his father Marcus Aurelius and proved to be unhappy. She was exiled in Commodus' reign.

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