ESS-8E9C74: Denarius of Antoninus Pius obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-8E9C74

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver denarius of Antoninus Pius, AD 156-157. BMC vol IV, 881.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 156
Date to: AD 157

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.01 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Caroline McDonald
Identified by: Caroline McDonald

Other reference numbers

Other reference: ID 3316

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: Laureate bust of Antoninus facing right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS PIVS P P AVG [IMP II]

Reverse description: Felicitas, draped, seated left on a throne, holding caduceus upwards in right hand and resting left arm on side of throne
Reverse inscription: TR POT COS IIII

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: Stansted Mountfitchet (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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