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ID:     721689
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Mariniana
Date Ruled:     AD 253-260
Metal:     Orichalcum
Denomination:     Sestertius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 255
Weight:     13.70 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     DIVAE MARINIANAE
Obverse Description:     Diademed, veiled, and draped bust right, set on crescent
Reverse Legend:     CONSECRATIO / S C
Reverse Description:     Peacock in splendor walking right
Exergue:     S C
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Göbl 0214d
Reference2:     RIC V/I 010
Reference4:     Banti 005
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, olive-green patina, smoothed in fields, struck on a typical short flan
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 1689 Rare. From the Douglas O. Rosenberg Collection.