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Unique ID: KENT1890

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman Republican silver denarius, issued by Q. Curtius and M. Silanus (116-115 BC), mint of Rome.

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 116 BC
Date to: Circa 115 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.9 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th September 1998

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Catherine Read
Identified by: Mr David Holman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Holman ref: TWRA-PERKC-R-2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted head of Roma, right; behind, denominational mark. Border of dots.
Obverse inscription: Q CVRT

Reverse description: Jupiter in quadriga, right, holding sceptre in left hand and hurling thunderbolt with right hand . Line border.
Reverse inscription: M [?SILA (LA ligatured) below; ROMA in exergue

Republican moneyer: Silanus, M.
RRC Identifier: RRC 285/2
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
To be known as: KENT WORTH

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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