WILT-9E772E: Roman coin: Severus Alexander denarius

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-9E772E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver denarius of Severus Alexander dating to the period AD 223-224 (Reece period 11). P M TR P II/III COS PP, reverse type depicting Pax standing left, holding branch and vertical sceptre. Rome mint. RIC vol. IV part 1, no. 27/40.

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 223

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.43 g
Diameter: 18.45 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Cristina Sanna
Identified by: Miss Cristina Sanna

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2016-83

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]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG

Reverse description: Pax standing left, holding branch and sceptre
Reverse inscription: PM TR P [II/III] COS PP

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IV/1 27/40

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
To be known as: Frampton

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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