LANCUM-35A1F6: Roman Coin: Sestertius of Trajan (obv., rev.)

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Unique ID: LANCUM-35A1F6

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

Sestertius of Trajan, AD 103-117

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 103
Date to: AD 117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 19.71 g
Diameter: 33 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton
Secondary identifier: Dr David Shotter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Obverse description: bust facing l. (?)
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: illegible
Reverse inscription: illegible

Reverse mint mark: illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: South Ribble (District)
To be known as: Walton-le-Dale

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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