WMID-9B32B5: Roman coin: denarius of Julia Domna (obverse and reverse).

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Unique ID: WMID-9B32B5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A slightly incomplete silver denarius of Julia Domna, minted in Rome, AD 196-211, PVDICITIA. RIC IV, 576 diameter: 19mm; thickness: 2mm; weight: 2.40g). The coin is in a slightly worn and fair conditon with corrosion and breakage round the edges. Additionally, there are remains of blue tack on the reverse of the coin

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 196
Date to: Ante AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 1985 - Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Caroline Johnson
Identified by: Ms Caroline Johnson
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Domna
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Draped female bust facing right with hair up.
Obverse inscription: IVLIA AVGVSTA

Reverse description: Pudicitia, veiled and seated left; right hand on breast and left at the side of the chair.
Reverse inscription: PVDICITIA

Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: South Staffordshire (District)
To be known as: Teddesley Hay

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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