IOW-D6AC57: Roman Coin: Sestertius of Antoninus Pius.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-D6AC57

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Sestertius of Antoninus Pius. AD 140-161.

Notes:

One of a hoard of six coins found together.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 140
Date to: AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 20.49 g
Diameter: 32 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 16th November 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Dr Malcolm Lyne

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2005-204-2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Bust laureate right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVSAVGPIVSPPTRPCOS[III or IIII

Reverse description: Standing figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Coastland
Specific landuse: Inter-tidal

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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