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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-E30CC3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A Roman silver denarius of Julia Mamaea, dating to AD 222-35 (Reece Period 11), VENVS VICTRIX reverse type with Venus standing front, holding helmet & sceptre, shield at feet. Mint of Rome. RIC IV, pt 2, p. 99, no. 358.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.73 mm
Weight: 2.26 g
Diameter: 19.25 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Wheatley
Identified by: Mr Peter Wheatley
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]MAMAEA A[...]

Reverse description: Venus standing front, head left, holding helmet & sceptre, shield at feet.
Reverse inscription: VENVS VICTRIX

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV, pt 2 p. 357, no. 358

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Riseholme (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9875
Four figure Latitude: 53.26295647
Four figure longitude: -0.53223436
1:25K map: SK9875
1:10K map: SK97NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Audit data

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

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