NCL-FBA166: Republican denarius issued under Marc Antony

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COIN

Unique ID: NCL-FBA166

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Republican denarius issued by Mark Antony in the period 32 to 31 BC (Reece period 1). CHORTIVM PRAETORIARVM reverse type depicting Aquila between two standards. RRC p. 539, no. 544.

Notes:

SF 1109

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 32 BC
Date to: 31 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 1986 - Tuesday 1st January 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Moving with Republican issuer
Obverse description: Galley
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Eagle right between two legionary standards
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Republican moneyer: Antonius, M.
RRC Identifier: RRC 539/1

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: 13 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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