HAMP-03C857: Roman coin: Plated copy denarius of Julia Domna

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Unique ID: HAMP-03C857

Object type certainty: Certain
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A slightly worn silver-plated contemporary copper-alloy copy of an early 3rd-century Roman denarius of Julia Domna, 'IVNO REGINA', 'Rome' or 'Laodicea' mint (c. 196 - c. 211 AD; Reece issue period 10; cf. R.I.C. 560/640).

This coin has suffered some circumferential losses and patches of the corroded copper core show through in places.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 196
Date to: Circa AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.6 mm
Width: 16.95 mm
Thickness: 2.25 mm
Weight: 2.63 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th September 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E2767

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Domna
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Bust draped facing right
Obverse inscription: IVLIA AVGVSTA

Reverse description: Juno, veiled, standing left, holding patera in right hand and vertical sceptre in left; at feet left, peacock
Reverse inscription: IVNO [REGINA]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Contemporary copy (Plated copy)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
To be known as: Buriton CP

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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

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