CORN-CC58D2: obverse of denarius of Marcus Aurelius?

Rights Holder: Royal Institution of Cornwall
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COIN

Unique ID: CORN-CC58D2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver denarius of Marcus Aurelius or Commodus c. AD 138-192.

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 138
Date to: AD 192

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 3.16 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2004 - Tuesday 31st August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Identified by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Secondary identifier: Dr Ian Leins

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: head facing right
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: too worn to make out
Reverse inscription: illegible

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: returned to finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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