NMS-BC4643: Roman coin : denarius of Marcus Aurelius

Rights Holder: Adrian Marsden
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Unique ID: NMS-BC4643

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver denarius of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar, reverse HONOS with Honos standing left, RIC III, 422, weight 2.63g, AD140-44

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 140
Date to: Exactly AD 144

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.63 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 13th October 2014 - Monday 10th November 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 29320
Other reference: KLMD112014

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bare head right
Obverse inscription: AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG[...]

Reverse description: Honos standing left
Reverse inscription: HONOS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Marham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7109
Four figure Latitude: 52.65177037
Four figure longitude: 0.52645639
1:25K map: TF7109
1:10K map: TF70NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Updated: 4 years ago

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