Coin of Faustina

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Title

Coin of Faustina

Description

Bronze coin of Caesarea Maritima with a bust of the empress Faustina on the obverse, and the emperor holding a cornucopia and sacrificing on the reverse.

Format

Bronze

Numismatics Item Type Metadata

Metal

Bronze

Weight (g)

11.69

Obverse Type

Draped bust of Faustina

Reverse Type

Emperor standing, holding a cornucopia, he is sacrificing with phials over the altar

Obverse Legends

FAVSTINAAVGVSTA

Reverse Legends

COLPRIMAFLAVGCAESAREA

Name 1

Role 1

Selected Bibliography

SNG - ANS Palestine-South Arabia, V.6, Plate 24 no. 781

Citation

“Coin of Faustina ,” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed December 15, 2019, http://wireproject.org/items/show/721.

Output Formats

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