About this object

Silver denarius of Nerva.
Obverse: Laureate head of Nerva right, legend IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P COS III P P.
Reverse: figure, lower half obscured. Only sinister arm remains as figure is facing left.
Roman Imperial Coinage, volume II, pages 224-225, number 20 or 25.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 97 AD
  • Materials
    Metal; silver alloy
  • Location
    Congleton Museum,
  • Place collected
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Cheshire: Knutsford
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    3.2 g
Object view = Archaeology
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