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YORYM-EA0806: Roman Coin : Denarius of Trajan

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-EA0806

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver denarius of Trajan dating to the period AD 98 - 99 (Reece Period 5). PONT MAX TR POT COS II depicting Felicitas standing left holding caduceus and cornucopiae. Mint of Rome.

RIC II, p.245, no.13.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 98
Date to: Circa AD 99

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.9 g
Diameter: 18.4 mm

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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: Trajan
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM

Reverse description: Felicitas standing holding caduceus
Reverse inscription: PONT MAX TR POT COS II

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: York (Unitary Authority)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Rufforth with Knapton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5652
Four figure Latitude: 53.96106174
Four figure longitude: -1.14798438
1:25K map: SE5652
1:10K map: SE55SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: YORYM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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