KENT-D8C19F: Uncertain double headed roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-D8C19F

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A heavily worn Roman Republican Denarius issued at a Travelling Mint with Mark Antony, dating to 39 BC. Obverse: Bare head of Mark Antony right, Legend: M ANTON IMP III VIR R P C AVG. Reverse: bare head of Octavian right. Legend: 'CAESAR IMP PONT III VIR R P C'. RRC p. 532, cf. 528/3.

Measuremnets: 18.98mm in diameter, 1.73mm thick and 3.45g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 39 BC
Date to: Circa 39 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.73 mm
Weight: 3.45 g
Diameter: 18.98 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Moving with Republican issuer
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Bare head right of Mark Antony
Obverse inscription: [M AN]TON[ IMP III VIR R P C AVG]

Reverse description: Bare head right of Octavian
Reverse inscription: [CAESAR IMP PONT III VIR R P C]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Republican moneyer: Antonius, M.
RRC Identifier: RRC 528/3
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RRC : p. 532, cf. no. 528/3

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Denton with Wootton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2145
Four figure Latitude: 51.16154184
Four figure longitude: 1.15936753
1:25K map: TR2145
1:10K map: TR24NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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