About this object

Silver denarius of Hadrian, probably as Caesar under Trajan.
Obverse: Laureate and draped bust on Hadrian looking right, legend around.
Reverse: figure facing left, sceptre in sinister hand and branch (?) in dexter.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
    Roman
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 117 - 138 AD
  • Materials
    Metal; silver alloy
  • Location
    Congleton Museum,
  • Place collected
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Cheshire: Knutsford
  • Date collected
    2014
  • Measurements
    2.6 g
Object view = Archaeology
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