WAW-9DDF05: Roman coin: (Obverse and reverse).

Rights Holder: Birmingham Museums Trust
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: WAW-9DDF05

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy as of Trajan Decius (AD 249-251), dating to AD 249-51 (Reece Period 12), LIBERALITAS AVG, Liberalitas standing left with abacus and cornucopiae. Mint of Rome. RIC IV, pt. 3, p. 136, no. 120b.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 249
Date to: Exactly AD 251

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.9 g
Diameter: 21.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013 - Tuesday 31st December 2013

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan Decius
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed seen from rear, right
Obverse inscription: [IMP C M Q TRAIAN]VS DEC[IVS] AVG

Reverse description: Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: [LIBERALITA]S [AVG] S C

Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Warwick (District)
Parish or ward: Wappenbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3869
Four figure Latitude: 52.31779538
Four figure longitude: -1.44395235
1:25K map: SP3869
1:10K map: SP36NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LEIC-9366CB
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A copper-alloy Roman as of Trajan Decius (AD 249-251), dating to the period c.AD 249-251 (Reece period 12). LIBERALITAS AVG, S C, reverse typ…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LON-5EE3AB
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A worn and corroded copper-alloy Roman as or dupondius, probably of Trajan Decius (AD 249-251), dating to the period c.AD 249-251 (Reece peri…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: PUBLIC-7FD7C6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman silver radiate of Trajan Decius (AD 249-51) (Reece Period 12), VBERITAS AVG, Uneritas standing left holding purse and cornucopiae. Mint…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.