WAW-893CD3: Obverse and reverse of a Faustina I denarius.

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-893CD3

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

A denarius of Faustina I, dated 141, which is after her death.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 141

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.56 g
Diameter: 18.19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Ruler/issuer: Faustina the Elder
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Female bust right, hair waved and coiled on top of her head, and she is draped.
Obverse inscription: DIVA FAVSTINA

Reverse description: Ceres veiled, standing left holding a torch and sceptre.
Reverse inscription: AVGV - STA

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Ullenhall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1267
Four figure Latitude: 52.30099372
Four figure longitude: -1.82544586
1:25K map: SP1267
1:10K map: SP16NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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