FAKL-530C34: Coin, denarius of Severus

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Unique ID: FAKL-530C34

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Contemporary copy of a silver denarius of Severus

Class: Denarius

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 197

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.77 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 281

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Secondary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Laureat head right
Obverse inscription: [.....] IMP VIIII

Reverse description: Genius sacrificing from a patera held over an altar
Reverse inscription: ?

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Contemporary copy (Plated copy)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: North Cave

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting on farmland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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