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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-5FDAC7

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

Silver denarius of Septimius Severus (193-211), minted in Rome, 195-8.

Obv; Laureate head right;L SEPT SEV PERT [ ]

Rev; Victory advancing left, holding wreath and palm; [ ] COS II P[P]

RIC IV, pt.1, c.f.64/120c.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 195
Date to: Circa AD 198

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.2 g
Diameter: 16.64 mm

Personal details

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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: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: L SEPT SEV PERT [ ]

Reverse description: Victory advancing left, holding wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: [ ] COS II P[P]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV, pt.1 c.f.64/120c.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Corbridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NY9864
Four figure Latitude: 54.970615
Four figure longitude: -2.032773
1:25K map: NY9864
1:10K map: NY96SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: Whilst diving in the River Tyne at Corbridge
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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