WMID-7D63A8: Roman Coin: Republican Denarius of M. Antonius

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-7D63A8

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

Silver republican denarius, minted between 32 - 31 BC (Reece Period 1) by M. Antonius, Mint: moving with the moneyer. Reverse Legend: LEG XV. Reverse type legionary eagle between two standards. Obverse depicts a Galley. (confirm) RRC Vol I p 539 - 41.

Diameter: 16.9 mm
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 2.9 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 32 BC
Date to: Circa 31 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 2.9 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd September 2017 - Sunday 3rd September 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Helen Glenn
Identified by: Miss Helen Glenn

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Moving with Republican issuer
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Galley
Obverse inscription: [ ] III VIR R P C

Reverse description: Legionary eagle spread winged between two standards.

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wychavon (District)
Parish or ward: Ombersley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO8462
Four figure Latitude: 52.25593495
Four figure longitude: -2.23581688
1:25K map: SO8462
1:10K map: SO86SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst out detecting

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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