LVPL-FE4B47: Copper alloy as of Marcus Aurelius, (161-180AD).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-FE4B47

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy as of Marcus Aurelius, (161-180AD). Obv: AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII [F COS]; bare head right. Rev: [HILA]RI[T]AS SC; Hilaritas standing left holding long palm and cornucopiae. Mint: Rome 144AD. RIC no. 1236

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 144

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.1 mm
Weight: 23.7 g
Diameter: 33.04 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st September 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare head right.
Obverse inscription: AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII [F COS]

Reverse description: Hilaritas standing left holding long palm and cornucopia.
Reverse inscription: [HILA]RI[T]AS SC

Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Harrogate (District)
To be known as: Boroughbridge

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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