LEIC-BF85E6: Roman silver denarius of Hadrian

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Unique ID: LEIC-BF85E6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman silver denarius of Hadrian, Rome, 132-4 (RIC II, p. 364, no. 206)


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.23 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th May 2008

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

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
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P

Reverse description: Clementia standing left, holding patera and sceptre
Reverse inscription: CLEMENTIA AVG P P COS III AVGPP

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Blaby (District)
Parish or ward: Thurlaston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5099
Four figure Latitude: 52.586514
Four figure longitude: -1.263439
1:25K map: SP5099
1:10K map: SP59NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Updated: 6 years ago

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