HAMP-CCC8C2: Roman coin : contemporary copy of a denarius of Geta

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-CCC8C2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A very worn Roman cast contemporary copy of a denarius of Geta (AD 209-212), as Caesar (AD 198-209). Reverse: FELICITAS TEMPOR around Felicitas standing left holding caduceus and cornucopiae. Prototype minted at Rome AD 198-200 (Reece period 10).

Reference: RIC IV part 1, p.314, no.2.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 198
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.74 g
Diameter: 16.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th July 2013 - Wednesday 11th September 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Winchester Museums Entry Form 3683

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Geta
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bare head, draped bust right
Obverse inscription: L SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES

Reverse description: Felicitas standing left holding caduceus and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: [FELI]CIT AS TEMPOR

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Contemporary copy (cast)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
To be known as: Ropley

Spatial coordinates


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: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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