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- Roman Empire Denarius, 3.35g RIC M677, RSC 99a.
Almost Uncirculated silver denarius of Empress Faustina II, wife of Emperor Marcus Aurelius issued between 156 to 175 AD.
NGC Certfifed to AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5.
- Obverse: FAVSTINA AVGVSTA, draped bust right.
- Reverse: FECVNTIDAS, Fecunditas standing front, head right, holding child (unidentified child of Faustina) and scepter.
- Fecunditas (Latin: "fecundity, fertility") was the goddess of fertility. She was portrayed as a matron, sometimes holding a cornucopia, with children in her arms or standing next to her.