COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-53B865

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

Very worn Roman coin fragment, possibly an early Roman Claudian copy dating from the mid 1st century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.73 mm
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 14 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th November 2000 - Thursday 18th November 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Dot Boughton - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead - [view all attributed records]
Secondary identifier: Dr David Shotter - [ 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: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Claudius [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: illegible
Obverse inscription: illegible
Reverse description: deer or stag
Reverse inscription: illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reverse mintmark: illegible
Status: Contemporary copy

A resized image of Early Roman Claudian copy

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Spatial metadata

Region: North West
County: Cumbria
District: South Lakeland
To be known as: Kendal

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
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

No references cited so far.

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Created: Thursday 18th November 2010
Updated: Friday 26th November 2010

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