WILT-B9BBC6: roman coin: incomplete denarius of Septimus Severus

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-B9BBC6

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete silver denarius of Septimius Severus dating to AD 197-200 (Reece period 10). Probably VICTI PARTHICAE reverse depicting Victory walking left, holding a wreath and trophy with a captive at his feet on the left. Mint of Rome. Probably RIC IV Septimius Severus 142A.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Part of an extant museum collection

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 197
Date to: Exactly AD 200

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.06 g
Diameter: 16.21 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Mrs Alyson Tanner
Identified by: Mrs Alyson Tanner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: W359 6003
Museum accession number: 17/1995

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Septimius Severus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: [L S]EPT [SEV AVG IMP XI PART MAX]

Reverse description: Victory walking left, holding a wreath and trophy with a captive sitting at his feet on the left.
Reverse inscription: [VICTI PARTHICAE]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Amesbury

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 11 months ago

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