The Dereham Hoard SEVERUS ALEXANDER AD222-235 Silver Denarius

£225.00

Code: DH60

The Dereham Hoard

SEVERUS ALEXANDER AD222-235 Silver Denarius

Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right/Jupiter advancing left holding thunderbolt and eagle

Rome mint

20mm, 3.52g

This coin is from the Dereham hoard of some 1049 Roman silver coins found in 2004 by metal detectorists Pat & Sally Buckley. The hoard was buried in a greyware pot during or shortly after AD 240 during the reign of the Roman emperor Gordian III. Here it remained until disturbed by ploughing in the early 2000’s. To read more about this exciting find click here.

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