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138-161 AD Roman Empire AE Sestertius Antoninus Pius Graded by NGC as F RIC#775


138-161 AD Roman Empire AE Sestertius Antoninus Pius Graded by NGC as F RIC#775

  • 147-148 AD Roman Brass Sestertius coin
  • 147 AD was the year of the fifth donative, and also the 900th anniversary of Rome; celebrated by months of games
  • Issued under the rule of Antoninus Pius, 15th Emperor of the Roman Empire (138-161 AD)
  • Obverse features a laureate bust of the emperor, facing right
  • Reverse depicts the emperor seated on raised platform with Liberalitas holding abacus and cornucopia, facing left; man with extended arm, facing right
  • Minted in Rome
  • Diameter: 36 mm (at widest point)
  • Weight: 21.2 grams
  • Graded by NGC as F
  • Certification #3987208-002
  • Catalog number: RIC#775, C#511, BMC#1693, FOSS#147 54a
*Expected grades are approximate.

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