Record Details

NHER Number:10055
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin

Summary

A silver Roman coin found in the late 19th or early 20th century.

Images - none

Location

Parish:LONG STRATTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

'About 1906 to 1908. Consular denarius; (S1), (S2)'.
Information from (S3).

According to A. Rogerson (NAU) this is probably the same as the coin found in May 1897 in Dr. Owen's garden; silver, identified by Berney-Ficklin as of Gens Licinia, obverse; helmeted head, reverse; victory in two-wheeled chariot and Silenus.
Information from (S4).

(S5) and (S6) give Dr. Owen as living at Stratton St Michael.
A. Gregory (NAU) May 1983.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Archive: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Roman. Long Stratton.
<S1>Publication: Rye, W. 1916. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. p 42.
<S2>Publication: Rye, W. 1920. Roman Camps and Remains in Norfolk. p 51.
<S3>Archive: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S4>Archive: Bolingbroke Collection.
<S5>Directory: White, W.. 1890. History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk..
<S6>Directory: Kelly, E.. 1892. Kelly's Directory of Norfolk..

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