DUR-E052F2: DUR-E052F2

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-E052F2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver denarius of Trajan (AD 98-117), DAC CAP, COS V P P S P Q R OPTIMO PRINC; Dacian seated left on arms, Rome AD 103-11. RIC II, p. 251, no. 98. Reece 5

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 103
Date to: Exactly AD 111

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.34 mm
Weight: 2 g
Diameter: 18.96 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st June 2010

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

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
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Laureate bust right, draped left shoulder

Reverse description: Dacian seated left on arms
Reverse inscription: [DAC CAP, COS V P P S P Q R OPTIMO PRINC]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : II p. 251, no. 98

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County Durham (Unitary Authority)
District: County Durham (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Durham Area

Spatial coordinates


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

No references cited so far.

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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