HAMP817: Denarius of Hadrian obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP817

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Notes:

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Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 125
Date to: AD 128

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sally Worrell
Identified by: Ms Sally Worrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Ravenna
Obverse description: Head laureate, right
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS

Reverse description: Ceres seated left, holding corn-ears and cornucopia, in front of her, modius and corn-ears. Globe in exergue.
Reverse inscription: COS [III]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
To be known as: HAMPSHIRE MORTIMER WEST END

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: HAMP
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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