YORYM-B449C5: Roman coin: denarius of Geta (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-B449C5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A broken half silver Roman coin, a silver denarius of Geta dated 211.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 18th November 2005

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr David Evans
Identified by: Mr David Evans

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Geta
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: (Laureate - top half is missing) bearded bust right, inscription around.
Obverse inscription: P SE[PT GETA PIVS A]VG BRIT

Reverse description: (Female?) figure (Providentia?) standing forward, head turned left, holding globe out in left hand (right hand missing). Inscription around.
Reverse inscription: [TRP II]I COS I[I]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Beverley area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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