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Crispina, wife of Commodus. Augusta, 177-182/3 CE.
AR Denarius (19.5mm, 3.15g), Rome mint, 180-181 CE.
Obv: CRISPINA AVGVSTA, bare-headed and draped bust right.
Rev: DIS GENITALIBVS, large rectangular altar.
RIC-281A, Sear 5999 var., BMC 31, RSC 15, Cohen 15.

Crispina's earliest obverse legend (CRISPINA AVGVSTA, RIC-281B; C-16; BMC-39, is usual for this issue).
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Keywords:Crispina Commodus Dis genitalibvs denarius
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Date added:Jun 11, 2004
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jimwho523  [Jul 09, 2004 at 05:12 PM]
looks like it has exceptional high relief! Sweet!!!
rexesq  [Nov 04, 2010 at 05:08 AM]
Very beautiful portrait. Great coin.