WILT-FAE4E5: Roman coin: Severus Alexander denarius

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-FAE4E5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Roman denarius of House of Severus Alexander dating to the period AD 222-235 (Reece period 11). VICTORIA AVG. Victory running right with palm and wreath. Uncertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 222
Date to: Exactly AD 235

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.41 g
Diameter: 17.17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Grace Clark
Identified by: Miss Grace Clark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2016-112

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Severus Alexander
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Obverse description: Laureate, running right with palm and wreath.
Obverse inscription: IMP SEV ALEXAND[...] AVG

Reverse description: Victory, running right with palm and wreath.
Reverse inscription: VICTORIA AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : 3 215

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cherhill (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0669
Four figure Latitude: 51.41998271
Four figure longitude: -1.91510324
1:25K map: SU0669
1:10K map: SU06NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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