LON-4B6D0B: A silver denarius of Hadrian (AD 117-138), dating to AD 125-8 (Reece Period 6), COS III, Star and crescent. Mint of Rome. RIC II, p. 362, no. 200. Sear 3484.

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Unique ID: LON-4B6D0B

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A silver denarius of Hadrian (AD 117-138), dating to AD 125-8 (Reece Period 6), COS III, Star and crescent. Mint of Rome. RIC II, p. 362, no. 200. Sear 3484.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 125
Date to: Circa AD 128

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.53 g
Diameter: 17.82 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Wyatt
Identified by: Mr Stuart Wyatt

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head laureate right, draped and cuirassed
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVS [AVGVTVS]

Reverse description: Star above within crescent
Reverse inscription: COSS.III.

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
RIC Identifier: RIC II Hadrian 200c
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: City and County of the City of London (London Borough)
Parish or ward: Dowgate (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3280
Four figure Latitude: 51.5035277
Four figure longitude: -0.09955492
1:25K map: TQ3280
1:10K map: TQ38SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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