SF-554683: Roman denarius of Julia Domna

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Unique ID: SF-554683

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Roman denarius of Julia Domna, c.193-196 AD. Reverse: VENERI-VICTR, Venus naked to the waist standing right holding apple and palm, leaning left elbow on a column. Mint: Rome. As RIC 4.1 no. 536.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 193
Date to: Circa AD 196

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.21 g
Diameter: 17.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st September 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

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 Domna
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: IVLIA[]-MNA AVG

Reverse description: Venus naked to the waist standing right holding apple and palm, leaning left elbow on a column
Reverse inscription: VENERI-VICTR

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Denham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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