LEIC-48AA60: Roman silver denarius coin of Geta as Caesar

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-48AA60

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Roman silver Denarius of Geta as Caesar (198-209AD), dating to 198-200AD (Reece Period 10).

Obverse L SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES, draped bust right. Reverse type FELICITAS TEMPOR, Felicitas standing left holding caduceus and cornucopia.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 198
Date to: Circa AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.73 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Ms Joyce Lee

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Geta
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Bare-headed draped bust facing right
Obverse inscription: L SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES

Reverse description: Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus and cornucopia
Reverse inscription: FELICITAS TEMPOR

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Rutland

Spatial coordinates


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Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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