ESS-248CC4: Denarius of Antoninus Pius obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-248CC4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver denarius of Antoninus Pius AD 139. BMC 88.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 139

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.3 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st June 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Caroline McDonald
Identified by: Caroline McDonald

Other reference numbers

Other reference: ID 3467

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head of Antoninus bare and facing right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS PP

Reverse description: Clasped hands holding winged caduceus and two corn ears
Reverse inscription: TRP COS II

Reverse mint mark: 6

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
To be known as: Great Bardfield

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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