PUBLIC-CB91B4: Roman coin: As of Julia Mamaea

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-CB91B4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy As of Julia Mamaea, dating to AD 224 (Reece Period 11), VENVS FELIX S C, Venus seated holding statuette and sceptre. Mint of Rome. RIC IV, pt 2, p. 126, no. 703.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 224
Date to: Exactly AD 224

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.68 g
Diameter: 21.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 24th February 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Lukasz Bul
Identified by: Mr Lukasz Bul
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Right facing diademed and draped bust.
Obverse inscription: IVLIA MAMAEA AVGVSTA

Reverse description: Venus seated left, holding statuette and sceptre.
Reverse inscription: VENVS FELIX // S C (in exergue)

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV, pt 2 p. 126, no. 703

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Stagsden

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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