NCL-01B558: Julia Mamaea

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COIN

Unique ID: NCL-01B558

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver denarius of Julia Mamaea dating to the period AD 222 to 235 (Reece period 11). VENVS VICTRIX reverse type depicting Venus standing left, holding helmet and sceptre; at her feet, left, a shield. Mint of Rome. RIC IV, Pt II, p. 99, no. 358.

Notes:

SF 1213

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 222
Date to: AD 235

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 1986 - Saturday 1st January 2000

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]MAM[...]

Reverse description: Venus standing left holding helmet and sceptre; at feet, a shield
Reverse inscription: VENVS VICTRIX

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Piercebridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2115
Four figure Latitude: 54.529849
Four figure longitude: -1.677018
1:25K map: NZ2115
1:10K map: NZ21NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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