COIN

Unique ID: SUR-8DB041

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

A clipped siliqua of Honorius (393-423). Mint of Milan Rev: Rome facing left with Victory and a spear [VIRTVS] ROMANORVM RIC X 1228

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 395
Date to: AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 0.83 g
Diameter: 13.34 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield - [view all attributed records]
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead - [ view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 09.612

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Honorius (emperor) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Milan (Mediolanum) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: A diademed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: D N HONOR[IVS P F AVG]
Reverse description: Rome facing left with Victory and a spear
Reverse inscription: [VIRTVS] ROMANORVM
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reverse mintmark: Unclear
Status: Clipped

A resized image of Roman coin: A siliqua of Honorius

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: Hampshire
District: Hart
Parish: Greywell

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7250
Four figure Latitude: 51.24464 Four figure longitude: -0.969882
1:25K map: SU7250
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: Friday 16th October 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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