About this object

Silver denarius of Marcus Aurelius.
Obverse: M ANTONINVS AVG IMP II; bare head right.
Reverse: PROV DEOR TR P [XVII]; Providentia standing left holding globe and cornucopiae.
Roman Imperial Coinage, volume III, page 218, number 67.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Currency/Exchange; coin; denarius
  • Culture
  • Date made
    Roman (43 AD - 409 AD); December 162 AD - December 163 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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