LANCUM-9FC0E6: Roman coin: Denarius of Domitianc

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-9FC0E6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Domitian, denarius, Rome, AD 90. RIC II (2nd edition) Domitian, no. 690.
O: IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P VIIII. Laureate head right.
R: IMP XXI COS XV CENS P P P. Minerva standing right on top of rostral column, holding spear and shield; owl right.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 90
Date to: Circa AD 90

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.64 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 27th December 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton
Secondary identifier: Mr Matthew Ball

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 178

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Domitian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right.
Obverse inscription: IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P VIIII

Reverse description: Minerva standing right on top of rostral column, holding spear and shield; owl right.
Reverse inscription: IMP XXI COS XV CENS P P P

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC II, Part 1 (second edition) Domitian 690
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Allerdale (District)
To be known as: Cockermouth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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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Updated: About one year ago

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