LANCUM-1A6EA5: Roman denarius of Hadrian

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Unique ID: LANCUM-1A6EA5

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

Denarius of Hadrian, AD 134-138

RIC II (Hadrian), 274

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 134
Date to: Circa AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19 mm
Width: 19 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton
Secondary identifier: Dr David Shotter

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: Possibly
Obverse description: bust facing right
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVS AVG COS III PP

Reverse description: Spes standing
Reverse inscription: SPES PR

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: PR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Fylde (District)
To be known as: Fylde

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: LANCUM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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