HESH-4392F9: Roman Coin: Mark Anthony

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-4392F9

Object type certainty: Certain
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A broken silver republican Denarius of Mark Anthony; struck at a mint moving with M. Antoninus between 32-31 BC

Obv: Ship facing right within a border of dots.

The coin has been marked by several punched stamps:

1. An annulet shaped mark over ship.

Above: ANT AVG

Below: [III VIR R P C]

Rev: Aquila (Eagle) between two standards in field below [LEG] VI

Crawford: RRC :page 541 ref: 29

Reece Period: 1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 32 BC
Date to: Circa 31 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 14.3 mm
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Weight: 2.16 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Roman Republic)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Republic
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 1 [Pre AD 41]
Mint or issue place: Moving with Republican issuer
Obverse description: Ship facing right within a border of dots. The coin has been marked by several punched stamps: 1. An annulet shaped mark over ship.
Obverse inscription: ANT AVG [III VIR R P C]

Reverse description: Aquila (Eagle) between two standards in field below
Reverse inscription: [LEG] VI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: worfield

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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