LEIC-64E977: 64E977 silver denarius of Hadrian

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Unique ID: LEIC-64E977

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Roman silver Denarius of Hadrian (RIC226 var.)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 134

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.79 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: right facing bearded laureate bust

Reverse description: Hadrian facing right shaking hands with Roma (helmeted with spear)
Reverse inscription: ADVENTVSAVG

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: NOT PRESENT

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Twyford and Thorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7313
Four figure Latitude: 52.709751
Four figure longitude: -0.920924
1:25K map: SK7313
1:10K map: SK71SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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