WILT-CFA9DB: Roman coin: denarius of Antoninus Pius

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A complete silver Roman denarius of Antoninus Pius dating to AD 138 - 161 (Reece Period 7). The reverse type is a modius with corn ears. Mint of Rome.

RIC vol. III, page 31, no.44

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Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 138
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.59 g
Diameter: 18.05 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4797

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head facing right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS PP

Reverse description: Modius with ears of corn
Reverse inscription: TR POT COS II

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC III Antoninus Pius 44
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: West Knoyle

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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