BM-F96FB4: Julia Soaemias

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Unique ID: BM-F96FB4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn silver denarius of Julia Soaemias dating to the period AD 218 to 222 (Reece period 10). VENVS CAELESTIS reverse type depicting Venus seated left holding apple and sceptre; at her feet, a child. Mint of Rome. RIC IV, Pt II, p. 48, no. 243.

Notes:

SF 5212

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 218
Date to: Exactly AD 222

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.49 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jason Lundock
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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 Soaemias
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: draped bust right
Obverse inscription: IVLIA SOAEMIAS AVG

Reverse description: Venus seated left holding sceptre and apple; at her feet, a child
Reverse inscription: VENVS CAELESTIS

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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