SUR-8DB041: Roman coin: A siliqua of Honorius

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Unique ID: SUR-8DB041

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A clipped siliqua of Honorius (393-423). Mint of Milan Rev: Rome facing left with Victory and a spear [VIRTVS] ROMANORVM RIC X 1228


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 395
Date to: AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.83 g
Diameter: 13.34 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 09.612

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Honorius (emperor)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Mint or issue place: Milan (Mediolanum)
Obverse description: A diademed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: D N HONOR[IVS P F AVG]

Reverse description: Rome facing left with Victory and a spear
Reverse inscription: [VIRTVS] ROMANORVM

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: Unclear
Status: Clipped
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Greywell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7250
Four figure Latitude: 51.24464
Four figure longitude: -0.969882
1:25K map: SU7250
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Friday 16th October 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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