SUSS-5070F4: Roman Coin : Republican silver coin

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Unique ID: SUSS-5070F4

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A silver Roman Republican denarius Moneyer: Mn. Aemilius Lepidus Mint: Rome Date: 114 - 113 BC RRC 291/1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 114 BC
Date to: Circa 113 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.12 mm
Weight: 3.37 g
Diameter: 18.03 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Secondary identifier: Dr Ian Leins

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate female bust (of Roma?) with denomination mark of barred X.
Obverse inscription: [ROMA]

Reverse description: Statue of horseman on three-arched base/monument
Reverse inscription: [MN AEMILIO LEP]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Republican moneyer: Aemilius Lepidus, Mn.
RRC Identifier: RRC 291/1

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
To be known as: Willingdon & Jevington

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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

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