YORYM-D16777: Antoninus Pius dupondius obv

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-D16777

Object type certainty: Certain
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A very worn copper alloy dupondius of Antoninus Pius. It can be dated to 145-61 from the inscription commemorating his 4th consulship.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Ascribed Culture:
Date from: AD 145
Date to: AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.8 mm
Weight: 20.6 g
Diameter: 29.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David Evans
Identified by: Mr David Evans

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right with inscription around (starting at 7 o'clock).
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS

Reverse description: Unidentified female figure standing left, holding something out in right hand and cornucopia in left hand, letters SC either side of the figure, inscription around.
Reverse inscription: [...] COS IIII

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: York (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5652
Four figure Latitude: 53.961062
Four figure longitude: -1.147984
1:25K map: SE5652
1:10K map: SE55SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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