Faustina Junior, Sestertius, Venus Reverse
Orichalcum; 31mm/24.3gm Mint of Rome
Con/ about Very Fine; warm brown and green "old cabinet" patina
Obv/ FAVSTINA AVGVSTA; dr. bust r.
Rev/ VENVS S-C; Venus seated left, holding patera and scepter
Ref/ RIC Vol III 1686 variety
Seller's Note/ Faustina the Younger was the daughter of Antoninus Pius and Faustina the Elder, wife of Marcus Aurelius and mother of Commodus.