BH-FC2D3D: Roman coin: denarius of Faustina II

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-FC2D3D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver denarius of Faustina II struck under Antoninus Pius and dating to the period AD 147 to 161 (Reece period 7). CONCORDIA reverse type depicting Concordia seated left resting on cornucopiae. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 93, no. 502a.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 147
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.44 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 4th March 2016

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina II under Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: FAVSTINA AVG PII AVG FIL

Reverse description: Concordia seated left resting on cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: CONCORDIA

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Chalgrove (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6495
Four figure Latitude: 51.65015983
Four figure longitude: -1.07635147
1:25K map: SU6495
1:10K map: SU69NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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