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

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-6ABB33

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

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
Date from: Circa AD 40
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 260
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.66 g
Diameter: 21.96 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Dr Paul Sealey

Other reference numbers

Other reference: CIMS6442

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Tendring (District)
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

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: ESS
Created: Tuesday 26th April 2011
Updated: Wednesday 4th May 2011 by Laura McLean

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