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Unique ID: GLO-8E4F19

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

Silver Denarius of Nero (AD 54-68) Struck AD 67-68 . Minted in Rome

Obverse: laureate head right IMP NERO CAESAR AVG P P,

Reverse: legionary eagle between two standards.

RSC 356.

RIC 68

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 67
Date to: Circa AD 68

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.51 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st October 2018 - Saturday 1st December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nero
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: laureate head right
Obverse inscription: IMP NERO CAESAR AVG P P

Reverse description: legionary eagle between two standards.

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC I (second edition) Nero 68
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Frampton Cotterell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6781
Four figure Latitude: 51.52694027
Four figure longitude: -2.47707787
1:25K map: ST6781
1:10K map: ST68SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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