PUBLIC-D34F62: Roman Republican coin. Denarius of Brutus Imp and Casca Longus

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-D34F62

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver Republican denarius, BRVTVS IMP and CASCA LONGVS. Travelling mint c. 43-42 BC (Reece Period 1). CASCA LONGVS, Head of Neptune / BRVTVS IMP, Victory walking left with branch and diadem. RRC p.518, no.507/2.


date found 5.12.96

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly 43 BC
Date to: Exactly 42 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.57 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Lindsey Bedford
Identified by: Lindsey Bedford
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Beedon Pocock

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: Moving with Republican issuer
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head of Neptune right; trident below
Obverse inscription: CASCA LONGVS

Reverse description: Victory walking left with branch and diadem
Reverse inscription: BRVTVS IMP

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Republican moneyer: Junius Brutus, M.
RRC Identifier: RRC 507/2
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RRC : p.518, no. 507/2

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Beedon

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting survey on archaeological site
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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