BH-E343C5: Roman coin: denarius of Hadrian

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-E343C5

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A silver denarius of Hadrian (AD 117-138); P M TR P COS III (Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus and cornucopiae) reverse; minted at Rome, AD 119-122.

Ref.: RIC Vol. II, p. 350, no. 83.

Dimensions: 18.8mm diameter, 1.9mm thick. Weight: 2.6g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 119
Date to: Exactly AD 122

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 2.6 g
Diameter: 18.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 12/56 - 2

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 head right, drapery over left shoulder.
Obverse inscription: IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG

Reverse description: Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: P M TR P COS III

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Poundon

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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