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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-F32093

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A very rare silver Denarius, Manlia Scantilla. c 193 AD, Wife of Didius Julianus, Mint of Rome, IVNO REGINA. RIC III, 7a Obverse – Draped bust to right Reverse - Juno standing to left, holding patera and sceptre, with peacock at feet.

Find of note status

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

Class: Denarius

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 193

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.07 mm
Weight: 1.95 g
Diameter: 17.71 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 15th September 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Chris Montague
Identified by: Mr Chris Montague
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Saffon Walden & District Metal Detecting Club
Museum accession number: None

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Manlia Scantilla
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Draped bust to right
Obverse inscription: MANL SCANTILLA AVG

Reverse description: Juno standing to left, holding patera and sceptre, with peacock at feet.
Reverse inscription: IVNO REGINA

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
Parish or ward: Great Thurlow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6825
Four figure Latitude: 51.898221
Four figure longitude: 0.44034
1:25K map: TL6825
1:10K map: TL62NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal Detecting
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: CAM
Created: Wednesday 9th March 2005
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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