LEIC-719243: Roman silver Denarius of Galba

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Unique ID: LEIC-719243

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Roman silver Denarius of Galba, Reverse type DIVA AVGVSTA - Livia standing left, holding patera and long vertical sceptre, Rome 68-9AD. RIC186, RSC55, Sear (88) 719.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 68
Date to: Circa AD 69

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.21 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Galba
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust

Reverse description: Livia standing left, holding patera and long vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: DIVA AVGVSTA

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
Parish or ward: Higham on the Hill (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3895
Four figure Latitude: 52.55152502
Four figure longitude: -1.44100408
1:25K map: SP3895
1:10K map: SP39NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 4 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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