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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

 


Maker(s):Antoninus Pius (minted under)
Culture:Roman; Imperial
Title:Denarius of Faustina the Elder
Date Made:after 141 CE
Type:Coin/Numismatic
Materials:Silver
Place Made:Europe; Italy; Rome
Measurements:17mm
Accession Number:  MH 1999.15.10
Credit Line:Gift of Mark Salton
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Currently on view

Description:
Obverse: Faustina bust facing right; DIVA FAVSTINA
Reverse: Ceres veiled, draped, standing left, holding two ears of corn, and lighted torch; CERES

Keywords/Tags:
ancient; archaeology; numismatics; royalty; historical figures; hairstyles; headdresses; deities; deities; agriculture

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