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Unique ID: WILT-33EFE2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman provincial coin of Eumenea in Phrygia.

Obverse: uncertain ruler probably dating to the period AD 193-238.

Reverse type depicting Dionysus sitting, holding thyrsus, and Apollo Citharoedus standing, both in biga r., drawn by panther and goat on which sits Silenus playing the double flute.


New type - currently unpublished.

Find of note status

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

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 193
Date to: Circa AD 238

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8.92 g
Diameter: 26.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5338

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Dionysus sitting, holding thyrsus, and Apollo Citharoedus standing, both in biga r., drawn by panther and goat on which sits Silenus playing the double flute
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Martin (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0819
Four figure Latitude: 50.97036255
Four figure longitude: -1.88743954
1:25K map: SU0819
1:10K map: SU01NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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