ESS-F37782: Roman coin, a Denarius of Septimus Severus, AD 192-211

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Unique ID: ESS-F37782

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A Roman silver coin. An Irregular denarius of  Septimius Severus, AD 192-211. Silver plated copper alloy. The coin is corroded and worn therefore Illegible


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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 192
Date to: Circa AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.87 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Kate Orr
Identified by: Kate Orr
Secondary identifier: Mr Mike Cuddeford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref: 021-C0039

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Secondary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Chelmsford (District)
Parish or ward: Good Easter (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6212
Four figure Latitude: 51.783213
Four figure longitude: 0.347132
1:25K map: TL6212
1:10K map: TL61SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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