Numismatics
Ruler: Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 86–161, ruled A.D. 137–61
Mint: Alexandria
Honorand: Faustina II, Empress consort of Marcus Aurelius, Roman, ca.125–176

Uncertain denomination of Faustina II from Alexandria

A.D. 151/152

Copper

24.90 g, 11:00, 34.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. Sidney Peerless
2001.87.3910
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Alexandria
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Dr. Sidney A. Peerless; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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