LEIC-8C8E13: 8C8E13 roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-8C8E13

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman silver denarius, 22mm in diameter, 1.5mm thick and weighing 3.89gms. The coin is in good condition with a silver patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 245
Date to: AD 249

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 3.89 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lynn Mellor
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Otacilia Severa
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Obverse description: Right facing bust with crescent behind shoulders
Obverse inscription: OTACILIA SEVERA AVG

Reverse description: Seated female with cornucopia
Reverse inscription: CONCORDIAAVG

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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