YORYM-E59F61: Roman coin : denarius of Faunstina Augusta

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-E59F61

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete Roman, silver denarius of Faunstina Augusta, dating to AD 147-175. Obverse - Bust right. Reverse - Fecunditas standing right holding sceptre and infant. Ref: RIC III.677.

Diameter: 19.0mm, thickness: 2.2mm, weight: 3.1g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 147
Date to: Circa AD 175

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 3.1 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Adam Parker
Identified by: Mr Adam Parker

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : 06232

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: FAVSTINA AVGVSTA

Reverse description: Fecunditas standing right, holding sceptre and infant.
Reverse inscription: FE[CV]NDITAS

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : III 677

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Harpham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0760
Four figure Latitude: 54.02491151
Four figure longitude: -0.36814256
1:25K map: TA0760
1:10K map: TA06SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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