LVPL-781576: Denarius of Nerva

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Unique ID: LVPL-781576

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman denarius of emperor Nerva, AEQVITAS AVGVST, Rome, AD 97. RIC II, p. 224, no. 13

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 97

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.57 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nerva
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Wreathed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P COS III P[P]

Reverse description: Aequitas standing left holding scales and cornucopia.
Reverse inscription: AEQUITAS AVGVST

Coin references

  • RIC : II p. 224, no. 13

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Lancaster (District)
Parish or ward: Scotforth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD4857
Four figure Latitude: 54.006389
Four figure longitude: -2.794889
1:25K map: SD4857
1:10K map: SD45NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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