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Unique ID: BH-6C5762
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A Roman silver Republican denarius, struck by Mn. Aemilius Lepidus, 114-113 BC.
Ref.: RRC no. 291/1; Sear 2000: 104, no. 168.
Dimensions: 18.9mm diameter, 1.7mm thick. Weight: 3.71g
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 3.71 g
Diameter: 18.9 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2012
Other reference: Ver 12/103 - 6
Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and diademed head of Roma right.
Obverse inscription: 'XVI' monogram behind head, [ROMA] in front.
Reverse description: Equestrian statue right, the horseman holding a spear, on base formed by triple arch; counterstamps below horse.
Reverse inscription: [MN A]E[M]ILI[O, L-E-P] in arches.
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Republican moneyer: Aemilius Lepidus, Mn.
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