Pertinax

3,000.00

1 in stock

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Description

Rome, January-March 193 AD. AR denarius, 3.23 gr., 19.2 mm.

Obv: IMP CAES P HELV PERTIN AUG; laureate head of Pertinax to the right.

Rev: OPI DIVIN TR P COS II; Ops seated to the left holding two corn-ears.

Ref: RIC 8a.
Rare, a few marks. Excellent portrait. Good very fine.

Ops symbolizes prosperity and aid. She is rarely represented on coinage.