PUBLIC-944A11: Roman coin - Denarius of Nerva (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-944A11

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Denarius of Nerva (AD 96-8), dating to AD 97 (Reece Period 5), AEQVITAS AVGVST, Aequitas standing left, holding scales and cornucopiae. Mint of Rome. RIC II, p. 225, no. 25.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 97
Date to: Circa AD 97

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.2 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kevin Clark
Identified by: Mr Kevin Clark
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nerva
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P II COS III P P

Reverse description: Aequitas standing left, holding scales and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: AEQVITAS AVGVST

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC II Nerva 25 (denarius)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : II p. 225, no. 25

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Maidstone (District)
To be known as: Teston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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