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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL763

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Denarius of Faustina II, struck under Marcus Aurelius and dating to the period AD 161 to 175. SAECVLI FELICIT reverse. Rome mint. RIC III, p. 271, no. 710.

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Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 161
Date to: AD 175

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1998

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Secondary identifier: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Ruler/issuer: Faustina II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: FAVSTINA AVGVSTA

Reverse description: Pulvinar on which are Commodus and Antoninus; each with star over his head.
Reverse inscription: SAECVLI FELICIT

Coin references

  • RIC : III p. 271, no. 710

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Lancaster (District)
To be known as: LANCASHIRE PRIEST HUTTON

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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