YORYM-EF713B: Roman Coin : Denarius probably of Commodus

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-EF713B

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver denarius probably of Commodus dating to the period AD 177-192 (Reece Period 9). Uncertain reverse type depicting horse and rider left. Mint uncertain.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 177
Date to: Circa AD 192

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.8 g
Diameter: 19.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E04428

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Commodus
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 9 [180-193]
Obverse description: Head right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Horse and rider left
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Norton-on-Derwent (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7870
Four figure Latitude: 54.11995909
Four figure longitude: -0.80813005
1:25K map: SE7870
1:10K map: SE77SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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