Coin of Faustina II from Caesarea Maritima

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Title

Coin of Faustina II from Caesarea Maritima

Description

A bronze coin (161 – 175 CE) depicting Faustina II on the obverse and a depiction of Tyche on the reverse.

Publisher

Image: Hunterian Museum, inv.no.III, 276, no.5

Format

Bronze

Language

Numismatics Item Type Metadata

Metal

Bronze

Weight (g)

9.18g

Diameter (mm)

22mm

Province

Syria Palaestina

Era Used

161 – 175 CE

Obverse Type

Draped bust of Faustina II

Reverse Type

Tyche standing with foot placed on unknown object, holding a bust and a long scepter, with a river god at her feet swimming

Obverse Legends

FAVSTINA AVGVSTA

Reverse Legends

CoL PR[? [FL] AVG CAESAREA

Name 1

Role 1

Name 2

Role 2

Citation

“Coin of Faustina II from Caesarea Maritima ,” WIRE: Women in the Roman East Project, accessed December 8, 2019, http://wireproject.org/items/show/726.

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