HESH-0D3217: Dupondius or As of early Roman date possibly of Antoninus Pius 138-161 AD

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-0D3217

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

Dupondius or As of early Roman date possibly of Antoninus Pius 138-161 AD

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 138
Date to: AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.3 mm
Width: 23.8 mm
Weight: 7.81 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 30th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Fragment

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Bearded laureate head or bust right
Obverse inscription: [ ] S [P?]IVS T[ ]

Reverse description: Possible standing figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Herefordshire

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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: HESH
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 12 months ago

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