SUSS-CF3486: Roman coin: denarius of Hadrian

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Unique ID: SUSS-CF3486

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman silver denarius of Hadrian (AD 117-138), P M TR P COS III (Roma seated left holding Victory & scepter) reverse type, minted in Rome, AD 119-122, RIC vol.II, p.349, no.77b

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 119
Date to: AD 122

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 3.08 g
Diameter: 18.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 4th October 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PS GW 19

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right, drapery on left shoulder

Reverse description: Roma, helmeted, seated left on cuirass, holding Victory and spear, behind, shield
Reverse inscription: P M TR P COS III

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
To be known as: Chichester area

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

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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