About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the empress Faustina, facing right.
On the back, the goddess Ceres is depicted veiled and holding an ear of corn.
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- Ancient and Byzantine Art
- Ancient Roman
- Denarius (Coin) Portraying Empress Faustina the Elder
- 141 CE
- Obverse: DIVA FAV ( ) Reverse: CE RES
- Diam. 1.8 cm; 2.80 g
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze