BERK-A01551: Roman coin: Denarius of Nero

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-A01551

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete silver Roman denarius of Nero (AD 54-68), dating to the period AD 65 to 66 (Reece period 3). SALVS reverse type depicting Salus seated left holding patera. Mint of Rome. RIC I, p.153, no. 60.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 65
Date to: Circa AD 66

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 18.7 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2016.675

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nero
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: (NE)RO CAESAR AVGVSTVS

Reverse description: Salus seated left
Reverse inscription: SALVS (in exergue)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
Parish or ward: Mixbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6031
Four figure Latitude: 51.97423826
Four figure longitude: -1.12793684
1:25K map: SP6031
1:10K map: SP63SW
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: BERK
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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