SABINA AUGUSTA AR DENARIUS, 128 - 137 C.E.
RIC 396, RSC 73, GVF/VF, minor streaking near nose caused by die cracks, 16.4mm, 3.49 grams
Obverse: SABINA AVGVSTA around diademed and draped bust of Sabina to right
Reverse: Venus standing front, head to right, raising cloak with her right hand and holding an apple in her left, VENERI GENETRICI around
Well struck on a small flan with strong weight and lovely soft collection toning!
Ex: Philip Ashton Collection, acquired from Grunow, Berlin, July 2002