CAM-587DC8: Silver Roman Coin SM/PW to check

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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-587DC8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A denarius of Severus Alexander dating to the period AD 228 to 231. ANNONA AVG reverse. Rome mint. Die axis is 6 o'clock, diameter is 19.68, weight is 1.9g. RIC IV, p. 85, no. 190.

Notes:

Recorded at St Neots and District Artefact Club on the 29/03/2011.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Returned to finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 228
Date to: Circa AD 231

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.9 g
Diameter: 19.68 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st December 2010 - Friday 31st December 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Helen Fowler
Identified by: Ms Helen Fowler
Secondary identifier: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Severus Alexander
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP S[...]AVG

Reverse description: Annona standing right holding rudder placed on globe and modius; her left foot rest on prow
Reverse inscription: ANNONA AVG

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV p. 85, no. 190

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: Huntingdon Area

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
Current location: Returned to finder

References cited

No references cited so far.

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