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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-52F297

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

Denarius of Elagabalus, Rome, AD 222-undated. RIC IV, 2, p. 34, No 86. Reece Period 10

Obv: [IM]P ANTONINVS PIVS AVG / Laureate, draped and horned,

Rev: INVICTVS SACER DOS AVG / Elagabalus standing left, sacrificing over tripod, holding patera and branch (downwards); on ground right, a horn; in field right, star.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 222
Date to: Circa AD 222

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.2 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Lisa Brundle
Identified by: Dr Lisa Brundle

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Elagabalus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and horned
Obverse inscription: [IM]P ANTONINVS PIVS AVG

Reverse description: Elagabalus standing left, sacrificing over tripod, holding patera and branch (downwards); on ground right, a horn; in field right, star.
Reverse inscription: INVICTVS SACER DOS AVG

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
RIC Identifier: RIC IV Elagabalus 2
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Osbournby area

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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