LEIC-F8F8C5: F8F8C5 Roman dupondius

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Unique ID: LEIC-F8F8C5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy duponius probably of Vespasian or Titus?.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 69
Date to: AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 8.82 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th December 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Vespasian
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: right facing bareheaded bust
Obverse inscription: none present

Reverse description: standing female figure
Reverse inscription: none present

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Thurcaston and Cropston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5510
Four figure Latitude: 52.684909
Four figure longitude: -1.187819
1:25K map: SK5510
1:10K map: SK51SE
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

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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