LEIC-DDDB45: Roman silver denarius of Hadrian, 137

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Unique ID: LEIC-DDDB45

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Roman silver denarius of Hadrian, dating to 137AD (Reece Period 6). Mint of Rome. Reverse type: FIDES PVBLICA, Fides holding corn ears and dish of fruit. RIC241A

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 137
Date to: Circa AD 137

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 3.12 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Right facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: HADRIANVSCOSIIIPP

Reverse description: Fides holding corn ears and dish of fruit
Reverse inscription: FIDES PVBLICA

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC II Hadrian 241
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Bolnhurst and Keysoe

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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