FASAM-B7E439: Roman coin: denarius of Julia Mamaea obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: FASAM-B7E439

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver denarius of Julia Mamaea, dating to AD 231 (Reece Period 11), VENVS VICTRIX, Venus standing left holding helmet and sceptre. Mint of Rome. RIC IV, pt 2, p. 99, no. 358; BMC VI, p. 185, nos. 716-7.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 231
Date to: Exactly AD 231

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 1994 - Saturday 31st December 1994

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: TBS Listing no. 11

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Diademed and draped right
Obverse inscription: IVLIA MAMAEA AVG

Reverse description: Venus standing left holding helmet and vertical sceptre; to left, shield
Reverse inscription: VENVS VICTRIX

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : IV, pt 2 p. 99, no. 358
  • BMC : VI p. 185, nos. 716-7

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Ashford (District)
Parish or ward: Charing (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9648
Four figure Latitude: 51.19759066
Four figure longitude: 0.80393971
1:25K map: TQ9648
1:10K map: TQ94NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Updated: 2 years ago

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