YORYM-068C58:

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Unique ID: YORYM-068C58

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A silver denarius of Vitellius dating to the period AD 69 (Reece Period 3). PONT MAXIM reverse type depicting Vesta, veiled and draped, seated on throne facing right; holding patera and long vertical sceptre. Mint of Rome.

RIC I, p. 273, no.107 / BMC 34-6

Obverse description: Laureate head right.

Obverse inscription: A VITELLIVS GERM IMP [AVG TR P]

Reverse description: Vesta, veiled and draped, seated on throne facing right; holding patera and sceptre

Reverse inscription: PONT MAXIM

Dimensions:

Diameter: 18.1mm; Weight: 3.1g

Notes:

Treasure Case: 2017 T373

= Addendum to 2017 T24 (YORYM-DF0D25).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder after being disclaimed as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2017T373

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 18.1 mm
Weight: 3.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 25th February 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Duncan Marks
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05276
Treasure case number: 2017T373

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Harrogate (District)
To be known as: South Stainley

Spatial coordinates


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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Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 2 years ago
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