Roman coin, Chapel Heron

Chapel Heron, Whithorn
A Roman copper coin known as a Sestertius dating from the reign of the Emperor Antoninus Pius (AD138-161).  The obverse of the coin has the bust of the emperor's wife Faustina and the legend DIVA FAUSTINA.   This is one of a small number of single Roman coin finds from Galloway.
Object no :
SMAH 064
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Dimensions :
Diameter: 31mm
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Location :
Chapel Heron, Whithorn
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Accession number :
WIWMS 1985.48
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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