Dupondius of Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome from Rome Artist: Unknown
Mint: Rome
Honorand: Faustina II, Empress consort of Marcus Aurelius, Roman, ca. 125–176
Ruler: Antoninus Pius, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 86–161, ruled A.D. 138–161




22.7 g, 12:00, 30.9 mm

Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

Accession Number



2nd century


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Obverse Description

Obverse Description: DIVA FAUSTINA Bust of Faustina the Elder, draped, facing right.

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: INUO S C Juno, draped, veiled, and wearing a diadem, standing left, holding a patera in her extended right hand and a long scepter resting on the ground in her left hand.


Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., by 2001; transferred to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2001
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Object/Work type

coins, dupondii, money

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