DENO-9033ED: Roman coin: denarius serratus of Antonius Balbus

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Unique ID: DENO-9033ED

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A silver Roman Republican denarius serratus issued by Antonius Balbus in 83 BC (Reece Period 1). Reverse type depicting Victory in Quadriga, holding wreath. Mint of Rome. RRC364/1d.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly 83 BC
Date to: Exactly 83 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.35 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st April 2017 - Sunday 30th April 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Gary Fisher
Identified by: Mr Gary Fisher

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E8586

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius serratus (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head of Jupiter, right; possible control mark.
Obverse inscription: S C

Reverse description: Victory in quadriga with wreath.
Reverse inscription: Q. ATO B[. ALB. PR]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Republican moneyer: Antonius Balbus, Q.
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RRC : 364/1d

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
Parish or ward: Everton (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6791
Four figure Latitude: 53.41156655
Four figure longitude: -0.99351376
1:25K map: SK6791
1:10K map: SK69SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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