Coin; Denarius


About this object

Silver denarius of Antoninus Pius.
Obverse: Laureate head of Antoninus Pius facing right. Legend around 'ANTONINVS AVG PIVS PP'
Reverse: Virtus standing left, holding spear and parazonium, legend around '
Roman Imperial Coinage, volume III, page 45, number 154

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 145 - 161 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
    3.3 g
Object view = Archaeology
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