LEIC-3407C8: Roman silver denarius

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Unique ID: LEIC-3407C8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman silver denarius, possibly of Hadrian, 16mm in diameter, 2mm thick and weighing 1.62 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 117
Date to: AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.62 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 5th May 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: IMP[...]

Reverse description: Possible male standing figure?
Reverse inscription: not visible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
Parish or ward: Peckleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4400
Four figure Latitude: 52.596021
Four figure longitude: -1.351859
1:25K map: SK4400
1:10K map: SK40SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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