Contributor: Teresa Darling.
, wife of Marcus Aurelius, AD 161-180. AR Denarius.
FAVSTINA AVG. PII AVG. FIL., Her draped bust right, her hair gracefully arranged in a bun behind the head.
CONCORDIA, Concord seated to the left leaning on a cornucopia and holding a flower.
RIC 502a; Van Meter 9. Grade: EF.
For more information, read the entries for related emperors in
De Imperatoribus Romanis
For recent scholarship on both Faustinas see
; for book reviews, see
Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews