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Unique ID: LANCUM-F26FA8

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

Silver Denarius, Titus (Divus Vespasianus commemorative issue), Rome, 80-81 AD, RIC II (2nd ed.) Titus No. 357.


R: Two capricorns springing from shield inscribed [S C].

The diameter is 18mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 80
Date to: Exactly AD 81

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 18th April 2017 - Saturday 18th March 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon
Secondary identifier: Mr Matthew Ball

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Titus
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: Laureate head right.

Reverse description: Two capricorns springing from shield inscribed [S C].

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC II, Part 1 (second edition) Titus 357
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Copeland (District)
Parish or ward: Beckermet (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NY0007
Four figure Latitude: 54.44852013
Four figure longitude: -3.54371234
1:25K map: NY0007
1:10K map: NY00NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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Audit data

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