Coin; Denarius


About this object

Silver denarius of Galba.
Obverse: Head of Galba facing right, legend [IMP S]ER GALBA AUG.
Reverse: SPQR OB C S, enclosed in a wreath.
Roman ImperiaI Coinage, volume I, page 241, number 167.
Roman Silver Coinage, number 287.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 68 AD - 69 AD
  • Materials
    Metal; Silver alloy
  • Location
    Museum of Liverpool, First Floor, Cheshire Hoards Touring case
  • Place collected
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Cheshire: Knutsford
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    2.9 g
Object view = Archaeology
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