BUC-4ACDE8: Roman coin: denarius of Trajan (incomplete)

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-4ACDE8

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete silver denarius of Trajan, dating to the period AD 98-117 (Reece period 5). P M TR P COS VI PP SPQR reverse depicting Mars advancing right, holding spear and trophy. Mint of Rome. RIC no. 337.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 98
Date to: Exactly AD 117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th September 2009

Rally details.

This object was found at Coinshooters Charity Rally at Padbury

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Materials and construction

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

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, draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO [AVG GER DAC]

Reverse description: Mars advancing right, holding spear and trophy.
Reverse inscription: P M TR [P COS VI PP SP]QR

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Padbury

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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