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Unique ID: WILT-B0E164

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find validated and published by finds advisers

Denarius of Lucius Aelius (adopted son of Hadrian). It is 18x17mm in diameter. Minted at Rome 137 AD. Ref. RIC 436(a)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 137

Dimensions and weight

Diameter: 18 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st July 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr David Algar - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Recorded Devizes NAD 22.7.2006

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Aelius Caesar [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Head of Aelius right
Obverse inscription: L.AELIUS CAESAR
Reverse description: Concordia seated left with patera
Reverse inscription: TR.POT. COS.II. CONCORD

A resized image of Roman coin : Denarius of Lucius Aelius

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West
County: Wiltshire
District: Wiltshire
To be known as: Chippenham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Thursday 10th August 2006
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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