HAMP-02B8A2: Roman coin: Denarius of Caracalla

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Unique ID: HAMP-02B8A2

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A worn and incomplete late 2nd-century silver Roman denarius of Caracalla as Caesar, PRINCIPI IUVENTUTIS', minted at Rome between 196 and 198 AD (R.I.C. 13)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 196
Date to: Circa AD 198

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.95 mm
Width: 15.6 mm
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 2.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2005 - Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E1757

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Caracalla
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Caesar bare-headed and draped facing right
Obverse inscription: M AVR ANTON CAES PON[TIF]

Reverse description: Caracalla standing left, holding baton and spear: to right, trophy
Reverse inscription: PR-INCIP-I IVVENTVTI[S]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
To be known as: Crondall CP

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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