DEV-FE8C38: Denarius of Antoninius Pius

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COIN

Unique ID: DEV-FE8C38

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver denarius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161), dating to AD 140-3 (Reece Period 7), SALVS AVG, Salus seated left. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 36, no. 82.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Returned to finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 140
Date to: Exactly AD 143

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.29 mm
Weight: 2.84 g
Diameter: 17.06 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Nicola Powell
Identified by: Mr Norman Shiel
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finders Ref SG 1

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bare-headed right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINIVS AVG PIVS P P TR P COS III

Reverse description: Salus seated left, feeding a snake, rising from altar, from a patera, and resting left elbow on chair
Reverse inscription: SALVS AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
Parish or ward: Stoke Gabriel (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX8656
Four figure Latitude: 50.392797
Four figure longitude: -3.605139
1:25K map: SX8656
1:10K map: SX86NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Returned to finder

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DEV
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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