NLM-769373: Denarius of Titus from Binbrook

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-769373

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

Silver

Coin. Denarius fragment, possibly of Titus (79-81), Reece period 4.

Obverse description: Bust right.

Obverse description: (---)AVG

Reverse description: Quadriga left, possibly containing ears of corn.

Reverse inscription: (--)VI(--)

Cliff Reeves kindly identified this coin, referring to Sear vol. 1 page 458 no. 2450.

Diameter: 16.1mm, Weight: 1.64gms, die axis: 6.

Class: Denarius fragment, possibly of Titus
Inscription: obverse: (---)AVG reverse: (--)VI(--)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 79
Date to: Circa AD 81

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.64 g
Diameter: 16.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 12th April 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM17512

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Titus
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: (---)AVG

Reverse description: Quadriga left, possibly containing ears of corn
Reverse inscription: (--)VI(--)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Binbrook

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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