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Unique ID: LIN-2DF78E

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An early Roman silver denarius of Vespasian (AD69-79), dating to the period 69-70. IVDAEA reverse type, depicting Judea seated beside trophy. This reverse type celebrates the success of Vespasian and Titus in quelling the First Jewish Revolt). Mint of Rome, AD69-70. RIC 15.


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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 69
Date to: Circa AD 70

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st March 2015 - Sunday 1st March 2015

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Vespasian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right

Reverse description: Judea seated beside trophy
Reverse inscription: IVDAEA

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Buslingthorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0785
Four figure Latitude: 53.35107162
Four figure longitude: -0.39399257
1:25K map: TF0785
1:10K map: TF08NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Updated: 7 years ago

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