FAKL-C54608: Roman coin, silver denarius of Geta

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COIN

Unique ID: FAKL-C54608

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman coin, silver denarius of Geta (198-209). Obverse: draped bust, right PSEPT GETA CAES PONT. Reverse: Geta standing, left holding a spears, to his right a stand of arms, PRIN [C IVVE] NTVTIS. (RIC IV, 106), Diameter 18.2mm, Mass 2.61g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 199
Date to: Circa AD 202

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.61 g
Diameter: 18.2 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SWY 840

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Geta
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Obverse: draped bust, right Reverse:
Obverse inscription: PSEPT GETA CAES PONT.

Reverse description: Geta standing, left holding a spears, to his right a stand of arms,
Reverse inscription: PRIN [C IVVE] NTVTIS.

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
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 Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Kirton in Lindsey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9298
Four figure Latitude: 53.4707073
Four figure longitude: -0.61547295
1:25K map: SK9298
1:10K map: SK99NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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