SF-AB824D: Roman coin: denarius of Nero

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-AB824D

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete silver Roman denarius of Nero (AD 54-68), dating to the period AD 63-68 (Reece period 3). Reverse type depicting Roma seated left holding parazonium. Mint of Rome. As RIC I p. 148, no. 51.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 63
Date to: Circa AD 68

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.79 g
Diameter: 18.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th June 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: RLM 059
Other reference: Finders reference SS15-446

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nero
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Reverse description: Roma seated left holding parazonium

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC I (second edition) Nero 51
Reverse mint mark: [RO] M[A]//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : I p. 148, no. 51.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Rendlesham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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