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ROMAN EMPIRE, Antoninus Pius AE Sestertius - RIC 583
∆ Sestertius (25,9g, ō 32mm, 6h). Rome, AD 139.
Obv.: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P, laureate head right.
Rev.: MAVRETANIA around, COS II in ex., S | C, Mauretania, bare-headed, standing l, in short tunic, holding crown and sceptre (normally a spear).
RIC 583 (R2); BMCRE 1190 note; Cohen 551 (40 fr.); Strack 789; Banti 235 (this specimen illustrated).
Ex Mike R. Vosper, October 2015; ex Vinchon sale, 1973.
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*Alex  [Oct 19, 2015 at 03:07 PM]
Superb portrait.
kc  [Oct 20, 2015 at 03:35 AM]
Yes, it is a really attractive coin with a portrait of good style and I like the even surfaces.
Matt Inglima  [Oct 21, 2015 at 01:32 AM]
Gorgeous!