COIN

Unique ID: ESS-C87716

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

Roman copper alloy coin: 3rd to 4th century contemporary copy - possibly

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 260
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 3.16 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 10.54 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 2nd December 2011

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Colchester ORF 6819

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]

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

A resized image of ESS-C87716 Roman coin: contemporary copy of a radiate or nummus (possibly)

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Essex
District: Colchester
Parish: Copford

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9223
Four figure Latitude: 51.872516 Four figure longitude: 0.787631
1:25K map: TL9223
1:10K map: TL92SW
WOEID: 26345797
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Monday 5th December 2011
Updated: Wednesday 14th December 2011

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