LVPL-477144: Roman siliquae of Arcadius

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-477144

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver siliqua of Arcadius, (AD383-408). Reverse: VIRTVS ROMANORVM; Roma seated left on cuirass holding Victory and spear. Reece period 21, Milan, AD397-402.

RIC X 1227.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 397
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2016 - Saturday 30th January 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Arcadius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: D N ARCADI-VS P F AVG

Reverse description: Roma seated left on cuirass holding Victory and spear.
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS ROMANORVM

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Clipped
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : X 1227

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
To be known as: Buttercrambe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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