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BM-EFA8F6: Julia Mamaea

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-EFA8F6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A denarius of Julia Mamaea, dating to the period AD 222 to 235 (Reece period 11). VENVS GENETRIX reverse type depicting Venus standing left holding apple and sceptre. Mint of Rome. cf. RIC IV, Pt II, p. 99, no. 356.

Notes:

SF 5216

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 222
Date to: Exactly AD 235

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.73 g
Diameter: 18 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: IVLIA MAMAEA AVG

Reverse description: Venus standing left holding apple and sceptre; at her feet, a Cupid
Reverse inscription: VENVS GENETRIX

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Piercebridge

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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