NLM-817DC0: Denarius of Septimius Severus from Rudston

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-817DC0

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

Silver

Coin. Denarius of Septimius Severus (193-211), possibly issue of 196, Reece period 11

Obverse description: Laureate head right.

Obverse inscription: [LS]EPT SEV PERT AVG IMP[--]

Reverse description: DSeverus standing left sacrificing over tripod altar

Reverse inscription: VOTA PV[BLICA]

Cliff Reeves kindly identified this coin.

Diameter: 18mm, Weight: 2.46gms, die axis: 6.

Class: Denarius of Septimius Severus (193-211)
Inscription: obv:[LS]EPT SEV PERT AVG IMP[--] rev: VOTA PV[BLICA]

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: Exactly AD 196
Date to: Exactly AD 196

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.46 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th September 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: NLM19024

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Laureate head right.
Obverse inscription: [LS]EPT SEV PERT AVG IMP[--]

Reverse description: Severus standing left sacrificing over tripod altar
Reverse inscription: VOTA PV[BLICA]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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)
Parish or ward: Rudston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0668
Four figure Latitude: 54.096989
Four figure longitude: -0.380607
1:25K map: TA0668
1:10K map: TA06NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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