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176 NGC Ch AU Faustina Jr Roman Empire Denarius Death Altar Marcus Aurelius Commemorative (21092202C)

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  • Choice Almost Uncirculated Empress Faustina Junior Roman Empire silver denarius coin.
  • 3.37g RIC 746, RSC 75, struck after her death from 176 to 180 CE.
  • Posthumous coin issued by the grieving Emperor Marcus Aurelius to commemorate his wife Faustina Jr.
  • Superb portrait style & detailed presentation of altar. Note, second obverse image has hair from Fuzz the photo helper kitty, hair has been removed.
  • Toned with original luster.
  • NGC Certified to Ch AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5.
  • Obverse: DIVA FAVSTINA PIA, draped bust of empress.
  • Reverse: CONSECRATIO, Altar decorated with palms at top sides.