WILT-3EB6F3: Alexander Severus as

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Unique ID: WILT-3EB6F3

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A copper alloy Roman as of Severus Alexander (AD 222-235) dating to the year AD 224 (Reece period 11). LIBERALITAS AVGVSTI II reverse type depicting Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus and cornucopiae. Rome mint. RIC IV, no.569

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 224
Date to: Exactly AD 224

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8.56 g
Diameter: 23.97 mm

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM5133

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Severus Alexander
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: [ IMP CAES M AVR] SEV A[LEXANDER AVG]

Reverse description: Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: LIBERALITAS AVGVSTI II SC

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Breamore (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1619
Four figure Latitude: 50.97019746
Four figure longitude: -1.77350665
1:25K map: SU1619
1:10K map: SU11NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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