WMID-DE9DA8: Roman Coin: Denarius of uncertain ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-DE9DA8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Republican denarius issued by L. Manlius and dating to 82 BC (Reece period 1). L SVLLA IMP reverse depicting Triumphator crowned by Victory in quadriga right. Mint moving with Sulla. RRC p. 386, no. 5.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 82 BC
Date to: Circa 82 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.36 mm
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 16.56 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 15th April 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Eloise Markwick
Identified by: Ms Eloise Markwick
Secondary identifier: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Moving with Republican issuer
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted Roma right
Obverse inscription: L MANLI [...]

Reverse description: Triumphator crowned by flying Victory in quadriga right holding reins and caduceus
Reverse inscription: L SVLL[A] [...]

Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Republican moneyer: Manlius Torquatus, L.
RRC Identifier: RRC 367/5
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
Parish or ward: Wall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK0806
Four figure Latitude: 52.651674
Four figure longitude: -1.883182
1:25K map: SK0806
1:10K map: SK00NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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