LANCUM-4E97D5: Copper-alloy core from a denarius of Julia Domna

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-4E97D5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper-alloy core from a Roman denarius of Julia Domna, dating to AD 196-211. Mint of Rome. Obverse of draped bust, right: IVLIA AVGVSTA. Reverse of Isis, wearing peaked head-dress, standing right, left foot on prow, with the infant Horus at her breast; to left, altar, against which rests a rudder: SAECVLI FELICITAS. The coin is 17.7mm in diameter, 2.3mm in thickness and weighs 2.2g.

RIC IV, Septimius Severus, p. 170, no. 577.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.3 mm
Weight: 2.2 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st November 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Lydia Prosser
Identified by: Mr Matthew Ball

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 274

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

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

Reverse description: Isis, wearing peaked headdress, standing right, left foot on prow, with the infant Horus at her breast; to left, altar, against which rests a rudder
Reverse inscription: SAECVLI FELICITAS

Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Allerdale (District)
To be known as: Near Cockermouth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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