LEIC-786CF7: Roman silver denarius of Marcus Aurelius

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-786CF7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver Roman denarius of Commodus (AD 180-192), dating to the period AD 181 (Reece period 9). TR P VI IMP IIII COS III P P reverse type depicting Providentia standing left holding wand over globe and vertical sceptre. Mint of Rome. As RIC III, p. 368, no. 19.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 181
Date to: Circa AD 181

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.85 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Commodus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 9 [180-193]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [...[-TONINVS AVG

Reverse description: Providentia standing left holding wand over globe and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: TR P VI IMP IIII COS III P P

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC III Commodus 19
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : III p. 368, no. 19

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Rushcliffe (District)
Parish or ward: Upper Broughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6525
Four figure Latitude: 52.81862795
Four figure longitude: -1.03694135
1:25K map: SK6525
1:10K map: SK62NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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