NCL-1A4D83: Roman coin: denarius of Trajan

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Unique ID: NCL-1A4D83

Object type certainty: Certain
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A denarius of Trajan, dating to AD 100.

RIC vol II, p 247, no 32.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 100
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 4
Thickness: 1.03 mm
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 19.74 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 31st January 2012 - Tuesday 28th February 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Robert Collins
Identified by: Dr Robert Collins

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: laureate bust right

Reverse description: Abundantia seated left, holding sceptre on chair with cornucopiae as arms, drapery over lap
Reverse inscription: PM TRP COS III PP

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very 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: Middleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9449
Four figure Latitude: 53.928607
Four figure longitude: -0.569902
1:25K map: SE9449
1:10K map: SE94NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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: NCL
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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