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Unique ID: ESS-0701D5

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Copper alloy sestertius of Gordian III.RIC 300.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 238
Date to: AD 244

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 20.45 g
Diameter: 29.72 mm
Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Caroline McDonald - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Ian Leins - [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]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Gordian III [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260] [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG
Reverse description: Female figure standing left
Reverse inscription: LAETITIA AVG N S C

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Essex
District: Chelmsford
To be known as: Broomfield

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

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Created: Thursday 10th March 2005
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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