CAM-593A93: Silver Roman Coin SM/PW to check

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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-593A93

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

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, diameter is 17.87mm, weight is 2.7g. RIC II, p. 358, no. 148.

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 125
Date to: Circa AD 128

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 17.87 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 15th November 2010 - Tuesday 29th March 2011

Personal details

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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: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS

Reverse description: Hercules seated right on cuirass holding club which rests on shield, and Victory
Reverse inscription: COS [III]

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : II p. 358, no. 149

Spatial metadata

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

References cited

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