BERK-F8FF73: Roman coin: denarius of Septimius Severus

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-F8FF73

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete silver denarius of Septimius Severus (AD 193-211), dating to the period AD 198-209. Reece Period 10. AEQVITATI AVGG reverse type, mint of Rome. Sear (1988) no. 1744. RIC 122.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 198
Date to: Circa AD 209

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.4 mm
Weight: 3.2 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 19th August 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2015.239

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: L SEPT SEV AVG IMP XI PART MAX

Reverse description: Equity standing left
Reverse inscription: AEQVITATI AVGG

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Kingsey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7406
Four figure Latitude: 51.7478201
Four figure longitude: -0.92950788
1:25K map: SP7406
1:10K map: SP70NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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

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

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