SWYOR-8C6A47: Roman coin; denarius of Titus as Caesar

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-8C6A47

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman silver coin: a denarius of Titus as Caesar (AD69-79). See Roman coins and their values, vol I, p.458, 2448. The coin is 16.1mm in diameter and 2.6mm thick. It weighs 3.06gm.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 69
Date to: Circa AD 79

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.6 mm
Weight: 3.06 g
Diameter: 16.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 20th May 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes
Secondary identifier: Mr David Crowther

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Titus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: Bust of Titus laureate and facing right
Obverse inscription: [T CAESAR IMP] (VESPASIANVS) [written anticlockwise]

Reverse description: Venus standing right, holding helmet and transverse spear and resting on column
Reverse inscription: [TR] POT VII[I COS] VII

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Wragby

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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