SF-ED8597: Denarius of Elagabalus

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Unique ID: SF-ED8597

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver denarius of Elagabalus, 218-222-AD


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 218
Date to: Circa AD 222

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.24 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown
Secondary identifier: Mrs Jane Carr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Ruler/issuer: Elagabalus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: laureate bust bearded, facing right draped and cuirassed
Obverse inscription: IMP ANTONINUS PIVS AVG

Reverse description: Libertas standing holding cornucopia
Reverse inscription: [ ] BER TAS AVG

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Sutton

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: 8 years ago

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