WAW-E00AA9: Roman coin: denarius of Titus (Obverse and reverse).

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Roman coin: silver denarius of Titus (AD 79 to AD 81), dating to the period AD 80 and later (Reece Period 4). PRINCEPS IVVENTVTIS reverse type depicting an altar garlanded and lighted. Mint of Rome. RIC II, p. 122, No 50. (RIC II Part 1 Second Edition No. 266).

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 80
Date to: Exactly AD 80

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.64 g
Diameter: 18.18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2017 - Thursday 13th July 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Titus
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bust facing right, laureate. Legend retrograde.

Reverse description: Altar garlanded and lighted, horns left and right
Reverse inscription: PRINCEPS IVVENTVTIS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC II, Part 1 (second edition) Titus 266
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Malvern Hills (District)
Parish or ward: Earl's Croome (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO8642
Four figure Latitude: 52.07618229
Four figure longitude: -2.20568572
1:25K map: SO8642
1:10K map: SO84SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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