COIN

Unique ID: ESS-6ABB33

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

Extremely corroded Roman copper alloy coin: dupondius or as of uncertain emperor.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 40
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 4.66 g
Diameter: 21.96 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th March 2011 - Sunday 20th March 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Dr Paul Sealey - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: CIMS6442

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]

Status: Regular

A resized image of ESS-6ABB33 Roman coin: dupondius or as of uncertain emperor

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Essex
District: Tendring
To be known as: Great Holland area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a 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

No references cited so far.

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Created: Tuesday 26th April 2011
Updated: Wednesday 4th May 2011

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