FAKL-4D2330: Coin, denarius of Domitian

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Unique ID: FAKL-4D2330

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Probably a base metal forgery of a denarius of Domitian, Minerva issue. Colour suggest that it is copper alloy and the surface appears to be separating.

Class: Denarius

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 81
Date to: Exactly AD 96

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 110803 338

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Domitian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: Laureate bust, right
Obverse inscription: ]GERM PM [

Reverse description: Minerva, left
Reverse inscription: ]IMP [

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Contemporary copy (Plated copy)
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: South Cave

Spatial coordinates

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

References cited

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Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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