LVPL-B99CB7: Roman denarius

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-B99CB7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver denarius of Augustus (27 BC - AD 41). Mint of Lyon, c. 2 BC - AD 4. Reverse: [C L CAESARES, AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT]; Gaius and Lucius Caesar standing with spears and shields; between spears a simpulum and lituus.

RIC I, pp. 55-6, cf. 207 passim

Reece Period 1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 27 BC
Date to: Circa AD 41

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 16 mm
Width: 11 mm
Weight: 1.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2016 - Wednesday 27th April 2016

Personal details

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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: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Augustus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Obverse description: Laureate head right.
Obverse inscription: [CAESAR AVGVSTVS DIVI F PATER PATRIAE]

Reverse description: Gaius and Lucius Caesar standing with spears and shields; between spears a simpulum and lituus.
Reverse inscription: [C L CAESARES, AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
RIC Identifier: RIC I (second edition) Augustus 207
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: West Lancashire (District)
To be known as: Burscough

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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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