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An incomplete silver Roman denarius probably of Titus or Domitian, dating from AD 79 - 96 (Reece period 4). The reverse depicts a tripod, legend illegible. The coin is 18.3mm in diameter, 2.0mm thick and weighs 1.45g. Compare RIC II, Part 1 (second edition) Domitian 5 forwards.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 79
Date to: Exactly AD 96

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.45 g
Diameter: 18.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2021 - Tuesday 31st August 2021

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3727

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Domitian
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: illegible
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: tripod
Reverse inscription: illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Norton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5415
Four figure Latitude: 53.62875337
Four figure longitude: -1.18493388
1:25K map: SE5415
1:10K map: SE51NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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