Rome, 143-144 AD. Æ sestertius, 23.15 gr., 34.5 mm.
Obv: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P COS III; laureate head of Antoninus Pius to the right.
Rev: ITALIA; Italia, towered and draped, seated to the left on globe, holding cornucopia and sceptre; in fields: SC.
Ref: RIC 746a; BMC 1641.
Well centered, struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
Ex Sabbioneda, Milan, 15 November 1969. Professionally cleaned since.