LEIC-6D66C5: Septimus Severus denarius

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-6D66C5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A base silver Roman denarius of Caracalla (AD 198-217), dating to the period c.AD 206-210 (Reece Period 10). LIBERALITAS AVG VI reverse type depicting Liberalitas standing left holding abacus and cornucopiae. Mint of Rome. RIC IV.1, p. 235, no. 158.


Diameter: 16.62 mm
Weight: 1.7 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 206
Date to: Exactly AD 210

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.7 g
Diameter: 16.62 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: RCM 0672

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Caracalla
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: ANT[ONINVS]-PIVS AVG

Reverse description: Liberalitas standing left holding abacus and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: LIBERA-LI-TAS AVG VI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC IV Caracalla 158
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV.1 p.235, no. 158

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: South Scarle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8463
Four figure Latitude: 53.15751446
Four figure longitude: -0.7452181
1:25K map: SK8463
1:10K map: SK86SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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