ESS-21F6FA: A silver Republican Dearius from Mark Antony (BC83-30), dating from BC44-28

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Unique ID: ESS-21F6FA

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Republican Denarius from Mark Antony (83-30 BC), dating from 32 - 31 BC. Reece period 1. Linked to Legion XI.


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Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 44 BC
Date to: Circa 28 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.81 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Bishop
Identified by: Mr Mike Cuddeford
Secondary identifier: Mr Daniel Pett

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Moving with Republican issuer
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Ship right, with sceptre tied with fillet on prow . Border of dots.
Obverse inscription: ANT·AVG III·VIR·R·P·C

Reverse description: Aquila between two standards . Border of dots.
Reverse inscription: LEG XI

Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Republican moneyer: Antonius, M.
RRC Identifier: RRC 544/25
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6222
Four figure Latitude: 51.87304661
Four figure longitude: 0.35180803
1:25K map: TL6222
1:10K map: TL62SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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