About this object

Silver denarius of Vespasian.
Obverse: [I]MP CAESAR VESP A[UG]; laureate head right.
Reverse: COSV, heavily worn, between two laurel trees.
Roman Imperial Coinage, volume II, page 22, number 72.
Roman Silver Coinage, number 110.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
    Roman
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 74 AD
  • Materials
    Metal; silver alloy
  • Location
    Congleton Museum,
  • Place collected
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Cheshire: Knutsford
  • Date collected
    2014
  • Measurements
    2.8 g
Object view = Archaeology
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