SF-7E61E7: Roman republic denarius

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Unique ID: SF-7E61E7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver worn denarius republic, incomplete due to old breaks, c131 BC

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 131 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.21 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st August 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius serratus (Roman Republic)
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Obverse description: Helmeted head right, probably Roma

Reverse description: possibly Apollo in galloping biga

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Woodland
Specific landuse: Coniferous plantation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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