WILT-DA1727: Elagabalus  denarius.

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-DA1727

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Roman denarius of Elagabalus (218-222), dating to the year AD 221 (Reece period 10). P M TR P IIII COS III P P reverse type depicting the emperor standing left, sacrificing over lighted altar, holding patera in right hand and branch in left; star in left field. Mint of Rome. RIC IV (part II), 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: Exactly AD 221
Date to: Exactly AD 221

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 20.45 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Nadia Messina
Identified by: Miss Nadia Messina

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2017-19

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 bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG

Reverse description: The emperor standing left by altar, holding club or cypress branch upright, star in left field.
Reverse inscription: PM TR P IIII COS III P P

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Cherhill

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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