HESH-6EDB46: Roman Coin: denarius of Titus

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-6EDB46

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver denarius of Titus (AD ) in memory of Vespasian struck in Rome AD 80 - 81

Reverse: Victory standing left, placing shield on trophy at foot of which sits a bound captive facing left

Reece Period: 4

RIC Vol II 59a

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 80
Date to: Circa AD 81

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.2 g
Diameter: 20.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 12th July 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Paul Wood
Secondary identifier: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 123911
Other reference: Hereford Museum Entry Form: HFDMG 2765

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Titus
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate crowned head right - inscription retrograde
Obverse inscription: DIVVS AVGV[S]TV[S] VESPASIANVS (retrograde)

Reverse description: Victory standing left, placing shield on trophy at foot of which sits a bound captive facing left

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: Ex/SC//
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Powys (Unitary Authority)
District: Powys (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Old Radnor

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: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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