Diva Faustina Senior, Wife of Antoninus Pius, Empress 138-140. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 2.67 g, 1 h), Rome, struck to commemorate her death in 140, circa 147. DIVA FAVSTINA Veiled and draped bust of Diva Faustina to right, her hair in a bun bound with pearls at the top of her head. Rev. AVGVSTA Fortuna, veiled, standing facing, head left, holding globe and rudder. BMC 432. Cohen 73. RIC 366. A beautifully centered coin with a splendid, large portrait in high relief. Some marks, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF