SOM-1D564B: Roman coin: Republican denarius of C F C Clodius

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Unique ID: SOM-1D564B

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A silver Roman denarius of C. Clodius C. F. Vestalis, dating to 41 BC (Reece Period 1). Mint of Rome. Reverse type VESTALIS depicting seated female figure left holding culullus in right hand. See RRC 512/2.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly 41 BC
Date to: Exactly 41 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.52 g
Diameter: 19.75 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sheila Hicks
Identified by: Ms Sheila Hicks

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC no. 016343

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: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head of Flora right with flower behind.
Obverse inscription: C F C CLODIVS

Reverse description: Female figure seated left holding culullus in right hand.
Reverse inscription: VESTALIS

Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Republican moneyer: Clodius Vestalis, C.
RRC Identifier: RRC 512/2
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Misterton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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