Diva Faustina Senior (AD 138-140/1). AR denarius (18mm, 3....Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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Rare Legend Variety
Diva Faustina Senior (AD 138-140/1). AR denarius (18mm, 3.04 gm,
7h). NGC Choice Fine 5/5 - 4/5. Rome, after AD 141. DIVA
AVG-FAVSTINA, veiled, draped bust of Diva Faustina Senior right,
seen from front, hair elaborately waved in several loops around
head, braided, drawn up with pearls and coiled on top / AETERNITAS,
star of eight rays. RIC III (Antoninus Pius) 355. Cohen 62. Rare
variety footnoted on p. 70 as C. 62 with legend across field
instead of around the edge.
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