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Denarius of Faustina II

Silver denarius, 18mm, 3.28gm, issued AD 161-175. Rome mint.

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

Rev: FECVND AVGVSTAE, Fecunditas standing between two children and holding two more.

References: Sear 5251, RIC 676, RSC 95.

Faustina the Younger bore Marcus Aurelius thirteen children, including two sets of twins - a remarkable achievement celebrated on her coinage.

1707RCH2209   |   Nearly Extremely Fine   |   SOLD