SF-299749: SF-299749: Roman coin: denarius of Marciana

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Unique ID: SF-299749

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Roman denarius of Diva Marciana (AD 112-113), sister of Trajan (AD 98-117), dating to the period c.AD 114-117 (Reece period 5). CONSECRATIO reverse type depicting a carpentum drawn left by two mules. Mint of Rome. As RIC II, p. 299, no. 746; Woytek, 2010: p. 504, pl. 126, no. 723.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 114
Date to: Circa AD 117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.06 mm
Weight: 2.82 g
Diameter: 19.05 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st July 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marciana
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: DIVA AVGVSTA-MAR[CIANA]

Reverse description: Carpentum drawn left by two mules
Reverse inscription: CO[NSECRAT]IO

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

  • RIC : II p. 299, no. 746

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Scole

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