LVPL-D1E9F2: Silver denarius of Sabina.

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-D1E9F2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver denarius of Sabina, (128-137AD).

Obv: SABINA AVGVSTA HADRIANI AVG P P; diadem and draped bust right, hair in plait down neck.

Rev: CONCORDIA AVG; Concordia enthroned left, holding patera and resting on statutte of Spes, cornucopiae beneath seat.

In exergue: S...Rome AD129.

RIC 398.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 129

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.15 mm
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 17.75 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st February 2010

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Sabina
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: Diadem and draped bust right, hair in plait down neck.
Obverse inscription: SABINA AVGVSTA HADRIANI AVG P P

Reverse description: Concordia enthroned left, holding patera and resting on statutte of Spes, cornucopiae beneath seat.
Reverse inscription: CONCORDIA AVG

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Lea by Backford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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