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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-411ED6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

A very worn mid 1st-century BC Roman silver Republican denarius, 'T CARISI' (cornucopia on globe), struck by the moneyer T Carisius at Rome in 46 BC (RRC 464/3a).

This coin has a possible 'N'-shaped control mark stamped towards the circumference of the obverse at about 2 o'clock.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Exactly 46 BC

Dimensions and weight

Length: 19.35 mm
Width: 17.05 mm
Thickness: 1.75 mm
Weight: 3.4 g
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th December 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Broughton (18/12/11) held Sunday 18th December 2011 - Sunday 18th December 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E3256

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Republic [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Helmeted head of Roma right, wearing Attic helmet with plume on each side; behind, inscription. Border of dots.
Obverse inscription: ROMA (downwards)
Reverse description: Cornucopia on globe; on left, sceptre; on right, rudder; below, inscription. Laurel-wreath as border.
Reverse inscription: T·CARISI
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Republican moneyer: Carisius, T. [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman coin: Republican denarius of moneyer T Carisius

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: Hampshire
District: Test Valley
Parish: Broughton

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3134
Four figure Latitude: 51.104467 Four figure longitude: -1.558608
1:25K map: SU3134
1:10K map: SU33SW
WOEID: 14224
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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

No references cited so far.

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Created: Tuesday 10th April 2012
Updated: Tuesday 10th April 2012

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