SF-7CE722:

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-7CE722

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

An incomplete and encrusted silver denarius of Titus (AD 79-81) dating to c. AD 80 (Reece period 4). Reverse: TR P IX IMP XV COS VIII P P, dolphin on tripod. Mint of Rome. C.f RIC vol. I, p. 119, no. 27 (first ed.). A small triangular piece has broken out of one side of the flan.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 80
Date to: Exactly AD 80

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.09 g
Diameter: 18.62 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 2nd March 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Titus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Dolphin on tripod
Reverse inscription: [TR P IX IMP XV] COS [VIII P P]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Tendring (District)
To be known as: Wix

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 8 months ago
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