COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-F8B882

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

Copper alloy dupondius or as, ruler unknown.

Obverse: worn bust right.

Reverse: worn.

1-250AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 5.2 g
Diameter: 23.5 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Incomplete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Worn bust right.
Reverse description: Worn.
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

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Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands
County: Shropshire
District: Shropshire
To be known as: Oswestry

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Thursday 2nd September 2010
Updated: Tuesday 14th September 2010

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