COIN

Unique ID: DENO-6F1285

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

Roman Coin: Silver denarius, commemorative issue of Faustina I, died AD 141. Reverse type showing Ceres, veiled standing left & holding a torch. Minted AD 141-150.

Coin Reference: cf. RIC III, number 362.

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]
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 141
Date to: Circa AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Diameter: 16.8 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th November 1999

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Burrill - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Charlotte Burrill - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E6948

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 (Empire) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Faustina the Elder [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Draped bust right (with elaborate beaded hairstyle)
Obverse inscription: DIVA FAVSTINA
Reverse description: Ceres veiled standing left holding torch & raising robe
Reverse inscription: AVGVSTA
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman Coin: Denarius of Faustina I

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY-SA licence (unless stated otherwise).

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Nottinghamshire
District: Newark And Sherwood
To be known as: Kirklington Area

Spatial coordinates

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]

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: YORYM-0698B2
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A silver denarius of Faustina I dating to the period AD 141 - 161 (Reece Period 7). AVGVSTA reverse type depicting Ceres veiled standing left…
Workflow: PublishedFind validated and published by finds advisers

Find number: YORYM-8740A6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A silver denarius of Faustina I dating to the period AD 141 - 161 (Reece Period 7) issued following her death. CONSECRATIO reverse type depict…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind waiting to be validated

Find number: SF-483DB4
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A silver Roman denarius of Faustina I, c.141-161 AD. Reverse: AVGV-STA, Ceres veiled standing left holding torch and sceptre. As RIC 3 no. 356.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind waiting to be validated

Report a mistake

Comment on this artefact's record

Your comment will be checked before being posted. We also check for spam using akismet.

Enter your comments:

* This will not be displayed to the public.

* Not compulsory

The following HTML tags can be used - a,p,ul,li,em,strong,br,img,a - and paragraphs will be automatically created

Audit data

Created: Thursday 12th April 2012
Updated: Thursday 12th April 2012

This page is available in: qrcode json xml geojson rdf representations.

Social Bookmarking: