SF-7FF2F6: Roman denarius of Julia Domna

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Unique ID: SF-7FF2F6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver denarius of Julia Domna, c. AD 196-211.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 196
Date to: Circa AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.34 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th February 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref 5

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Domna
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bust of Julia right, draped, with hair elaborately waved in rows
Obverse inscription: IVLIA/AVGVS[]

Reverse description: Venus standing left holding patera and sceptre
Reverse inscription: VENERI GE/N[]C[]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Ousden

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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