KENT-1A3D11: Kent-1A3D11. Coin fragment. Siliqua of Arcadius. Obverse view.

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Unique ID: KENT-1A3D11

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment of a Roman, struck or hammered, silver, light miliarense or siliqua of Arcadius. Obverse: Draped bust right. Inscription: Illegible. Reverse: VOT? MVLT X? in wreath. Inscription: []T[]LT[]. Die axis: 6 o'clock. Small broken two-thirds of the coin only. Worn with a dark grey patina. This coin dates to 383-408AD. Ref. Coins of England and the UK, Spink 2009, page 65 and Roman Coins and their Values, David R. Sear, 4th Revised Edition, Seaby 1988, page 355-359. The coin fragment is 13.03mm long, 9.51mm wide, 1.3mm thick and weighs 0.6g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 383
Date to: Circa AD 408

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13.03 mm
Width: 9.51 mm
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 0.6 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th February 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Geoff Burr
Identified by: Mr Geoff Burr

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Arcadius
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: VOT? MVLT X? in a wreath
Reverse inscription: []T[]LT[]

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Tandridge (District)
Parish or ward: Titsey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3856
Four figure Latitude: 51.28642606
Four figure longitude: -0.02248499
1:25K map: TQ3856
1:10K map: TQ35NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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: KENT
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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