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

Rights Holder: Cambridgeshire County Council
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


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.


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


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.

Similar objects

Find number: CAM-593A93
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A denarius of Hadrian dating to the period AD 125 to 128. COS III reverse depicting Hercules seated right. Rome mint. Die axis is 6 o'clock, …
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: CAM-596CE3
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A denarius of Faustina I deified dating to after AD 141. AVGVSTA reverse depicting Ceres standing right. Mint of Rome. Die axis is 6 o'clock,…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: NCL-BFD5D1
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A silver denarius of Severus Alexander dating to the period AD 228 to 231 (Reece period 11). ANNONA AVG reverse type depicting Annona standin…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.