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Sestertius

Object Number:29-126-992
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Rome (Italy)
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: POST 141 CE
Early Date: 141
Late Date: 141
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bust
Ceres
Grain
Torch
Inscription Language:Latin
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Faustina I AE sestertius DIVA FAVSTINA Bust r. AVGV STA Ceres stg. l. holds ears of grain and torch; S C

Bibliography:

[Book] Sydenham, Edward A., and Mattingly, Harold. 1923. The Roman Imperial Coinage. v. 3. Antonius Pius to Commodus.. London. Spink & Son. Vol. 3. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 167, no. 1169aView Objects related to this Type Citation

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