Lot 2744: Ancient Roman Imperial Coins - Faustina I - Elephant Cart Sestertius
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 142 AD. Posthumous issue, Rome mint. Obv: DIVA AVGVSTA FAVSTINA legend with veiled and draped bust right. Rev: EX SC legend above statue of Faustina seated on a cart drawn right by two elephants, each with a mahout. RIC 1139; Cohen 201; BMCRE 1433; Sear 4627 variant (position of reverse legend). See Wildwinds.com (this coin). 16.29 grams. .
Condition Report: Fine.