About this object

Silver denarius of Faustina I.
Obverse: Draped bust of Faustina facing right, legend 'DIVA FAVSTINA' around.
Reverse: Ceres standing holding a long torch and grain ears, legend '[CE]RES'
Roman Imperial Coinage, volume III, page 72, number 378
Roman Silver Coinage, 141

Object specifics

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