DUR-E91237: 7. Silver republican denarius, moneyer; L. Piso Frugi, minted in Rome, 90 BC.

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-E91237

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver republican denarius, moneyer; L. Piso Frugi, minted in Rome, 90 BC. RRC, p.340, 340/1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: 90 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finders ref- 7

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head of Apollo right; unclear symbol to left
Obverse inscription: -

Reverse description: Horseman riding right with palm branch
Reverse inscription: L PISO FRVGI; C above

Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Republican moneyer: Calpurnius Piso Frugi, L.
RRC Identifier: RRC 340/1

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: Old Byland and Scawton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5784
Four figure Latitude: 54.248519
Four figure longitude: -1.126725
1:25K map: SE5784
1:10K map: SE58SE
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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