Auction No. 43

Opening $50
Sold for $60

Plautilla, wife of Caracalla. Augusta, AD 202-205. AR denarius. 3.52 gm. 20 mm. Rome mint. A.D. 202-203. Her bust right, hair in nearly vertical waves and drawn into a coiled plait at her neck; PLAVTILLA AVGVSTA / Venus, naked to the waist, standing half left holding an apple and a palm branch; a small image of Cupid holding a helmet is in front of her; VENVS VICTRIX around. RIC IV 369(S). SRC 25. 

Ancient Roman Coins