LEIC-75FA56: 1671
Roman silver denarius Hadrian 125-128

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Unique ID: LEIC-75FA56

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman silver denarius of Hadrian 125-128, Rome (RIC II p. 359 no. 161).

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 125
Date to: AD 128

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.66 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 25th February 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1671

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: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVSAVGVSTVS

Reverse description: Roma holding spear and Victory on globe
Reverse inscription: COS III

Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Frisby on the Wreake (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7017
Four figure Latitude: 52.746099
Four figure longitude: -0.96447
1:25K map: SK7017
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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