Prefect of Rome under Commodus, elected emperor by the army and Senate after the death of Commodus in AD 192. Assassinated by soldiers in AD 193, after a reign of 87 days.
Obverse: IMP CAES P HELV PERTINAX AVG, laureate head right
Reverse: AEQVIT AVG TR P COS II S-C, Aequitas standing left holding scales & cornucopiae.
This museum quality reproduction was made from impressions of the original coin by Peter Rosa.
Diameter: 32 mm
Copper plated, lead free pewter, hand finished patina, made in the USA.
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.