FAPJW-6086C4: Roman Coin:  Denarius of Marcus Aurelius

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Unique ID: FAPJW-6086C4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver denarius of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar dating to the period AD 140 to 144 (Reece period 7). PIETAS AVG reverse type depicting sacrificial implements. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 79, no. 424a.


SF 7039

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 140
Date to: Circa AD 144

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.9 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
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: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare-headed, draped bust right
Obverse inscription: AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII F COS

Reverse description: Knife, sprinkler, ewer, lituus and simpulum
Reverse inscription: PIETAS AVG

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Piercebridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2115
Four figure Latitude: 54.529849
Four figure longitude: -1.677018
1:25K map: NZ2115
1:10K map: NZ21NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Updated: 6 years ago

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