NLM-D48BB4: Roman Coin: Denarius of Lucius Verus

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-D48BB4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver Coin. Denarius of Lucius Verus (161-169), issue of 161, mint of Rome, RIC no. 463. Obverse description: Bust possibly bare headed right.

Obverse inscription: IMP L AVREL VERVS AVG

Reverse description: Providentia standing left holding cornucopiae in left arm and holding a globe on her extended right hand

Reverse inscription: PROV DEOR TR P COS II

Diameter: 17mm, Weight: 2.45gms, die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 161
Date to: Exactly AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.45 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 11th March 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM25070

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Lucius Verus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust bare headed right
Obverse inscription: IMP L AVREL VERVS AVG

Reverse description: Providentia standing left holding cornucopiae in left arm and holding a globe on her extended right hand
Reverse inscription: PROV DEOR TR P 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: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Authorpe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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