DUR-E89D45: 1. Silver denarius of Trajan (98-117) minted in Rome, 112-114.

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Unique ID: DUR-E89D45

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Silver denarius of Trajan (98-117) minted in Rome, 112-114. Obv; IMP TRAINO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS VI PP; laur head r. Rev; S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI FORT RED; Fortuna stdg. RIC II, p.262, no. 254. Finders ref- 1


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 112
Date to: AD 114

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: laureate head right, drapery on left shoulder

Reverse description: Fortuna standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: S.P.Q.R.OPTIMO PRINCIPI; FORT RED

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Heslerton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9277
Four figure Latitude: 54.180542
Four figure longitude: -0.59187
1:25K map: SE9277
1:10K map: SE97NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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

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