LEIC-E1439C: Roman silver denarius of Commodus, 180-192

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-E1439C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman silver Denarius of Commodus, dating to 180-192AD (Reece Period 9). Reverse type? seated female with staff/trophy?

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 180
Date to: Circa AD 192

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.96 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: Commodus
Reece period: Period 9 [180-193]
Obverse description: Right facing laurel bust
Obverse inscription: MCOMM[…]

Reverse description: Seated female with staff / trophy?
Reverse inscription: PMTRP[…]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Gilmorton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5687
Four figure Latitude: 52.47806291
Four figure longitude: -1.17690797
1:25K map: SP5687
1:10K map: SP58NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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