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Ceres
Faustina Senior Denarius
Obv: DIVA FAVSTINA, Draped bust head right, hair in bun
Rev: AVGVSTA, Ceres standing left, holding grain ears and torch
References: RIC 360, RSC 78

Ceres, goddess of agriculture, carries grain ears and a torch used when she descended into the underworld in search of he daughter Persephone
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