WILT-D0772D: Roman coin: sestertius of Manlia Scantilla

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Unique ID: WILT-D0772D

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy Roman sestertius of Manlia Scantilla (wife of Didius Julianus), AD 193 (Reece period 10), Mint of Rome, IVNO REGINA S C. RIC IV, pt. 1, p. 18, no. 18b.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: For inclusion in British Numismatic Journal ‘Coin Register’

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 193
Date to: Circa AD 193

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 18.87 g
Diameter: 28.45 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4445

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Manlia Scantilla
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust facing right
Obverse inscription: MANL SCANT[TILLA AVG]

Reverse description: Juno standing left, holding patera and sceptre; to left, peacock
Reverse inscription: [IVNO REGINA] S C

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV, pt 1 p. 18, no. 18b

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Stanton St. Quintin (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9079
Four figure Latitude: 51.5098379
Four figure longitude: -2.14548502
1:25K map: ST9079
1:10K map: ST97NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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