Ancient Roman Silver Denarius of Emperor Commodus

Ancient Roman Silver Denarius of Emperor Commodus

Code: 11599

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This is an ancient Roman silver denarius, of Emperor Commodus, minted in Rome between 186 - 187 AD 

Obverse:  M COMM ANT P FEL AVG BRIT, laureate head right.

Reverse:  AVCT PIET P M TR P XII IMP VIII COS V P P, Pietas standing left, holding a box and dropping incense from a patera on an altar at her feet.

CULTURE: ROMAN

DENOMINATION: Denarius

MATERIAL: Silver

DATE: 177 - 192 AD (This coin was minted in Rome between 186-187 AD)

SIZE: 18mm dia

WEIGHT: 2.48 grams

ATTRIBUTION: RIC III 146; BMCRE 207; RSC 34. S5630. RIC146 

PROVENANCE: Private collection. Worthing, United Kingdom