Coin; Denarius


About this object

Silver denarius of Diva Faustina II.
Obverse: DIVA FAVSTINA; bust draped right, hair coiled in bun.
Reverse: CONSECRATIO reverse type depicting altar. [...]RATIO.
cf. Roman Imperial Coinage, volume III, page 273, number 746.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); 176 - 180 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
    2.4 g
Object view = Archaeology
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