LEIC-E3EEE5: Roman  silver denarius of Hadrian

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Unique ID: LEIC-E3EEE5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman silver Denarius of Hadrian, Reverse type PM TRP COS III Fortuna standing with cornucopia and rudder, Rome, 121AD, RIC86.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 121

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.61 g
Diameter: 18.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust

Reverse description: Fortuna standing with cornucopia and rudder
Reverse inscription: PM TRP COSIII

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Melchbourne and Yielden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0065
Four figure Latitude: 52.27406722
Four figure longitude: -0.53580421
1:25K map: TL0065
1:10K map: TL06NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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