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Unique ID: LVPL-85F032
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Roman dupondius of Nero (AD 54-68), dating to the period AD 65 (Reece period 3). VICTORIA AVGVSTI, S C reverse type depicting Victory walking left holding wreath and palm, II in exergue. Mint of Lyon. As RIC I (2nd ed.), p. 175, no. 412.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 11.64 g
Diameter: 29.1 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 13th October 2018 - Sunday 21st October 2018
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Denomination qualifier: Certain
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust left
Obverse inscription: NER[O CLAVD] CAESAR AVG G[ERM] [...]
Reverse description: Victory walking left holding wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: VICTORIA-AVGVSTI, S C
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
RIC Identifier: RIC I (second edition) Nero 412
Status qualifier: Certain
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.
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