NARC-945312: NARC-945312 : Denarius : Elagabalus

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Unique ID: NARC-945312

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

An incomplete silver Denarius of Elagabalus (AD 218-222). (Reece Period 10). Uncertain reverse type, the reverse has been chipped off in semi-circular sections. Probable mint of Rome.

Diameter: 17.66mm, Thickness: 2.05mm, Weight: 1.7g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 218
Date to: Circa AD 222

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.05 mm
Weight: 1.7 g
Diameter: 17.66 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Elagabalus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Obverse description: Draped laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINV[S]/PIVSAV[G]

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Tiffield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6952
Four figure Latitude: 52.16196891
Four figure longitude: -0.99269849
1:25K map: SP6952
1:10K map: SP65SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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