SOMDOR-D6DA53: D6DA53. Sestertius

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COIN

Unique ID: SOMDOR-D6DA53

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Sestertius. Probably of Marcus Aurelius

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 139
Date to: AD 180

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 16.61 g
Diameter: 29.44 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 15th October 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Right facing
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: Seated figure with shield - ?Britannia
Reverse inscription: illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Sedgemoor (District)
To be known as: Chedzoy

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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