ESS-26CBCA: A silver plated copper alloy contemporary copy of a denarius of Julia Domna, minted during the reign of Septimius Severus (AD193-211).

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-26CBCA

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver plated copper alloy contemporary copy of a denarius of Julia Domna, minted during the reign of Septimius Severus (AD193-211). Reece period 10. PVDICITIA reverse, showing Pudicitia (modesty) seated facing left. Minted in Rome. RIC IV no.576.

Dimensions: diameter: 19.08mm; weight: 1.88g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 193
Date to: Circa AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.88 g
Diameter: 19.08 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr B Paites
Identified by: Mr B Paites

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Domna
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped female bust facing right with hair up.
Obverse inscription: IV[LIA AVGVSTA]

Reverse description: Pudicitia, veiled and seated left; right hand on breast and left at the side of the chair.
Reverse inscription: PVD[ICITIA ]

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy (Plated copy)

Coin references

No coin references available.

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: TL6423
Four figure Latitude: 51.88144576
Four figure longitude: 0.38130785
1:25K map: TL6423
1:10K map: TL62SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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

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