SF-A12261: Coin

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Unique ID: SF-A12261

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver denarius, worn and missing about one third. Both legends are retrograde, probably Augustus as Sear 1981, 368 (RIC 350).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: 27 BC
Date to: AD 14

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.73 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Judith Plouviez
Identified by: Judith Plouviez

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Ruler/issuer: Augustus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Obverse description: Laureate head r.
Obverse inscription: ---]TERPATRIAE

Reverse description: Two figures (caesars) facing with two shiellds and two spears between.
Reverse inscription: --]RE?S in ex; AVGVSTIFCOSDES[---

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Stanningfield, Suffolk

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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