Roman Silver Denarius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161) NGC Wood Box(Low grade)

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  • Roman Silver Denarius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161) NGC Wood Box(Low grade)
  • Roman Silver Denarius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161) NGC Wood Box(Low grade)
Roman Silver Denarius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161) NGC Wood Box(Low grade)

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  • Order Code: ANTONINUSPIUS(AR)BOXNGC
  • Weight/Dimensions: 313.58 g | 5.75 x 4.75 x 1.65
  • Metal: Silver
  • Obverse: Portrait of emperor
  • Reverse: Various pagan deities reflecting contemporary political, military, and religious themes
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Hadrian’s adopted son and heir, Antoninus Pius was notable for one reason: his pacifism. It was said of Antoninus that, not only did he never command an army in his 23 years on the throne, but he never so much as inspected a garrison. He built the Antonin