FASAM-BC6601: ROMAN COIN: DENARIUS OF AUGUSTUS

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COIN

Unique ID: FASAM-BC6601

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A denarius of Augustus dating to 15-13 BC (Reece Period 1); IMP X ACT reverse type depicting Apollo Citharoedus standing left in long drapery, holding plectrum in right hand and a lyre in left hand. Mint of Lugdunum. RIC I (rev.ed.) p. 52, no. 171a.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly 15 BC
Date to: Exactly 13 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.26 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 17th December 2009

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Augustus
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: Head right
Obverse inscription: [AVGVSTVS] DIVI F

Reverse description: Apollo Citharoedus standing left in long drapery holding plectrum in right hand and lyre in left hand
Reverse inscription: IMP X ACT

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: Teignbridge (District)
To be known as: Ipplepen

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: FASAM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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