SUR-CD4DDD: Roman coin: Denarius of Elagabalus

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-CD4DDD

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A base silver Roman denarius of Elagabalus (AD 218-222), dating to the period AD 221 (Reece Period 10). P M TR P III COS III P P reverse type depicting Elagabalus standing left sacrificing over a lighted altar, holding patera and branch, a star in the field to left. Mint of Rome. As RIC IV.2, p. 31, no. 46.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 221
Date to: Circa AD 221

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.88 g
Diameter: 18.47 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 17-605

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Elagabalus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG

Reverse description: Elagabalus standing left sacrificing over a lighted altar, holding patera and branch, a star in the field to left
Reverse inscription: P M TR P III COS III P P

Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

  • RIC : IV.2 p. 31, no. 46

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Central Bedfordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Shillington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL1129
Four figure Latitude: 51.94842947
Four figure longitude: -0.38637576
1:25K map: TL1129
1:10K map: TL12NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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