YORYM-314E35: Marcus Aurelius as obv

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-314E35

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman coin. Probably an as of Marcus Aurelius with Pax reverse.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Ascribed Culture:
Date from: AD 161
Date to: AD 180

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.4 mm
Weight: 9 g
Diameter: 23.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st July 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: As
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: A laureate male bust facing right with prominent nose, inscription around.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Female figure (Pax?) standing left, holding cornucopia on right; left unclear due to corrosion. Letters SC either side by feet.
Reverse inscription: Around: Illegible
Across: SC

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Brantingham

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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