BUC-03E583: Coin of M.Aurelius

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-03E583

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

A silver coin of Marcus Aurelius

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Retained by finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 166

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19.34 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd October 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Jennifer Moss
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Denarius (Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: A laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [M ANT]ONINVS AVGARMENICVS

Reverse description: A draped standing figure, facing left dropping an offering onto an altar.
Reverse inscription: PIETAS AVG TRPXX COSIII

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Slapton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Weekend Wanderers event at Slapton
Current location: Retained by finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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