LEIC-9C1C66: Roman Republican silver denarius, 105 BC

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-9C1C66

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

Roman Republican silver denarius, Issued by L. Thorus Balbus, 105 BC.

Obverse: head of Juno Sospita, facing right I.S.M.R. Reverse: Bull charging right, L.THOR[IVS]// SALB[VS] Control letter (above bull) obscured.

Ref. RRC 316/1 CCR 598

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly 105 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 3.18 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Mr Simon Hall

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Obverse description: head of Juno Sospita, facing right
Obverse inscription: I.S.M.R.

Reverse description: Bull charging right, control letter (above bull) obscured
Reverse inscription: L.THOR[IVS]// SALB[VS]

Republican moneyer: Thorius Balbus, L.
RRC Identifier: RRC 316/1
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Knapwell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3260
Four figure Latitude: 52.2223978
Four figure longitude: -0.06901277
1:25K map: TL3260
1:10K map: TL36SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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