DENO-C8CDB8: Roman Republican denarius, moneyer CN Blasio, 112/111BC.

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Unique ID: DENO-C8CDB8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman Republican denarius, moneyer C N Blasio, 112/111BC. Diameter 19.44mm, thickness 1.94mm, weight 3.47g. RRC 296/1f


There were 137 obverse and 171 reverse dies recorded for this general issue.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: 112 BC
Date to: 111 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.94 mm
Weight: 3.47 g
Diameter: 19.44 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby Museum entry no. 4357

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius serratus (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Helmeted (Corinthian helmet) head of Mars right; above, star; behind, a spearhead
Obverse inscription: [CN.BLASIO.CN.F]

Reverse description: Jupiter standing between Juno and Minerva. He holds sceptre in r. hand and thunderbolt in l.; Juno holds sceptre in r. hand; Minerva holds sceptre in l. and crowns Jupiter with r. hand. In field, Phi
Reverse inscription: In exergue, ROMA

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Republican moneyer: Cornelius Blasio, Cn.
RRC Identifier:
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