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WILT-21FFA5: Roman coin : Denarius of Trajan

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-21FFA5

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

A worn Roman silver denarius of Trajan (AD ), measuring 17mm in diameter and weighing 3.21g (48.2gn).

Obverse: Laureate head right
IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P[
Reverse: Roma standing left holding Victory and reversed spear
COS V P P S P Q R OPTIMO PRINC

Mint: Rome, AD 103-111

Reference: RIC 115

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.21 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 9th August 2010 - Monday 11th October 2010

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 3534

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
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 head right
Obverse inscription: IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P[

Reverse description: Roma standing left holding Victory and reversed spear
Reverse inscription: COS V P P S P Q R OPTIMO PRINC

Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : 115

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Rockbourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1019
Four figure Latitude: 50.97033169
Four figure longitude: -1.85895622
1:25K map: SU1019
1:10K map: SU11NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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