LEIC-B24D80: B24D80 Denari of hadrian

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Unique ID: LEIC-B24D80

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Roman silver denari of Hadrian, 18mm in diameter, 2.5mm thick and weighing 2.56 grams (RIC262).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 133

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 2.56 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 5th August 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Right facing bareheaded bust
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVSAVGCOSIIIP[P]

Reverse description: Providentia standing with sceptre, resting left arm on column (very faint)
Reverse inscription: PROVIDENTIAAVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4498
Four figure Latitude: 52.578042
Four figure longitude: -1.352124
1:25K map: SP4498
1:10K map: SP49NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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