BERK-5CF174: Denairus of Septimius Severus

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-5CF174

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver denarius of Septimius Severus (AD 193-211), struck in Rome AD 194. Sear (1988) No.1746.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 194

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.41 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 16.84 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2010.540

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [L SEPT ] SEV PE-RT AVG IMP IIII

Reverse description: Apollo standing left holding patera and lyre
Reverse inscription: APOLLINI AVGVSTO

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Sear : 1988 1746

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Aynho (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5132
Four figure Latitude: 51.984125
Four figure longitude: -1.258797
1:25K map: SP5132
1:10K map: SP53SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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