About this object

Silver denarius of Antoninus Pius.
Obverse: Laureate head of Antoninus Pius facing right '[ANT]ONINVS AVG[ PIVS P P TR P XI]' (much indistinct)
Reverse: Annona standing to the left in front of a modus filled with corn. 'COS IIII' around.
Obverse legend particularly worn.
Roman Imperial Coinage, volume III, page 46, number 162.
Sear Catalogue, volume II, number 4067.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 146-148 AD
  • Materials
    Metal; silver alloy
  • Location
    Congleton Museum,
  • Place collected
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Cheshire: Knutsford
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    2.8 g
Object view = Archaeology
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