BH-F47112: Roman coin: denarius of Julia Paula

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Unique ID: BH-F47112

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver denarius of Julia Paula, wife of Elagabalus, dating to the period AD 219-220 (Reece period 10). CONCORDIA reverse depicting Concordia seated left, holding patera, star in left field. Uncertain mint. RIC IV (part I), p. 45, no. 211.

Dimensions: 18.4mm diameter, 1.5mm thick. Weight: 2.47g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 219
Date to: Exactly AD 220

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 2.47 g
Diameter: 18.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 13/23 - 2

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 Paula
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: IVLIA PA[VLA AVG]

Reverse description: Concordia seated left, holding patera; in left field, star.
Reverse inscription: [CONC]O[R]DIA

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
To be known as: Chrishall

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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