Roman Empire: Antoninus Pius, posthumous denarius (circa 161 AD)

Roman Empire: Antoninus Pius, posthumous denarius (circa 161 AD)

SKU: C033
$750.00Price

 

Roman Empire: Antoninus Pius, posthumous denarius (circa 161 AD)

 

Obverse: DIVVS ANTONINVS, head bare right

 

Reverse: CONSECRATIO, eagle standing right on globe, head left.

 

Die engraver: Unknown die engraver at the Rome mint.

 

Origin: Roman Empire, mint of Rome.

 

Materials and method: Struck in good quality silver from engraved dies.

 

Dimensions: 18 mm diameter.

 

Weight: 3.42 gm

 

Date minted: Probably shortly after the death of Antoninus Pius in 161 AD.

 

Condition: Almost as struck. Lustrous and well struck. Perfectly centred.

 

Stock no: C033

 

Price: A$750

 

 

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