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brm_575169 - FAUSTINA MINOR Denier

FAUSTINA MINOR Denier XF
100.00 €(Approx. 120.00$ | 87.00£)
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Type : Denier
Date: 161-175
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 800 ‰
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,304 g.
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie idéalement centrée. Joli revers. Usure régulière. Patine grise
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant de la collection Luc Corso

Obverse


Obverse legend : FAVSTINA AVGVSTA.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé de Faustine jeune à droite avec un petit chignon ramené derrière la tête, vu de trois quarts en avant (L).
Obverse translation : “Faustina Augusta”, (Faustine augusta).

Reverse


Reverse legend : IVNONI - REGINAE.
Reverse description : Junon drapée et voilée debout à gauche tenant une patère de la main droite et un sceptre de la gauche ; à ses pieds, à gauche, un paon.
Reverse translation : “Iunoni Reginæ”, (À Junon reine).

Historical background


FAUSTINE YOUNG

(175) Annia Galeria Faustina

Augusta (146-175)

Young Faustina, daughter of Antoninus and Faustina mother, was born between 128 and 132. She married Marcus Aurelius in 145 and received the title of Augusta in 146. She had thirteen children, seven exceeded childhood. A very important coinage was struck until his death in 175 Halala the foot of Mount Taurus in Cappadocia.

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