SF-3D0A32: Romna coin: debased denarius of Julia Domna.

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-3D0A32

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete debased silver Roman denarius of Julia Domna (AD 193-217), dating to AD 196-211 (Reece Period 10). PIETAS [AVGG] reverse type depicting Pietas veiled standing left, dropping incense on altar left and holding box. Mint of Rome. As RIC IV, part I, p. 170, no. 572.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 196
Date to: Circa AD 211

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.45 mm
Weight: 1.71 g
Diameter: 17.78 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 23rd September 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Domna
Reece period: Period 10 [193-222]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: IV[LIA AVGVSTA]

Reverse description: Pietas veiled standing left, dropping incense on altar left and holding box.
Reverse inscription: PIETAS [AVGG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : IV part I, p. 170, no. 572.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Norton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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