BUC-64B612: Roman coin: Denarius

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-64B612

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

A silver Roman denarius of an unknown ruler, dating from AD 43- 250. The coin is worn with an orange brown coating, part of the coin is broken and missing with a worn break.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.4 mm
Width: 16.7 mm
Weight: 2.12 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 6th March 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Arwen Wood
Identified by: Arwen Wood

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 4979

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [...] M [...]

Reverse description: Female figure standing
Reverse inscription: COS I I O D [...]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Buckingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6933
Four figure Latitude: 51.99117427
Four figure longitude: -0.99653462
1:25K map: SP6933
1:10K map: SP63SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date Find Submitted for Recording
General landuse: Other

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: About one month ago

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