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Unique ID: DENO-FD67AE
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
A silver Roman denarius of Lucius Verus (AD 161-169), dating to the period AD 165-166 (Reece Period 8). PIETAS AVG TR P VI COS II reverse type, depicting Pietas standing, and dropping incense on lighted altar and holding perfume box. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 258, no. 560.
This coin has been recording using photographs and information provided by the finder. The recorder has not seen the coin 'in the flesh', therefore this record may not meet normal PAS standards.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 2.9 g
Diameter: 18 mm
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Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Lucius Verus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right.
Obverse inscription: L VERVS AVG ARM PARTH MAX
Reverse description: Pietas standing, and dropping incense on lighted altar and holding perfume box.
Reverse inscription: PIETAS AVG TR P VI COS II
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status qualifier: Certain
4 Figure: SK8047
Four figure Latitude: 53.01433609
Four figure longitude: -0.80899998
1:25K map: SK8047
1:10K map: SK84NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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