NCL-B89B06: Antoninus Pius Denarius

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COIN

Unique ID: NCL-B89B06

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A silver denarius of Antoninus Pius dating to the period AD 154 to 155 (Reece period 7). COS IIII reverse type depicting Vesta standing left. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 55, no. 238.


Notes:

SF 1088

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 154
Date to: AD 155

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 1986 - Monday 1st January 2001

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P XVII

Reverse description: Vesta standing left sacrificing with patera over altar and holding palladium
Reverse inscription: COS IIII

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Piercebridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2115
Four figure Latitude: 54.529849
Four figure longitude: -1.677018
1:25K map: NZ2115
1:10K map: NZ21NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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