WMID-FB7DF2: Roman coin: Denarius of Trajan (obverse, reverse).

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Unique ID: WMID-FB7DF2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver denarius of Trajan (AD98-117).


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 98
Date to: AD 117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 19.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st March 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Identified by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Secondary identifier: Mr Jim Wall

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Obverse description: Head of Trajan, laureate, right.
Obverse inscription: [ ]NERVA TRAIAN AVG

Reverse description: Figure, possibly Victory, seated left

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: South Staffordshire (District)
To be known as: Lapley

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 5 years ago

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