NMGW-0999B7: Roman coin: sestertius of Marcus Aurelius

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Unique ID: NMGW-0999B7

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A Roman coin of Marcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. A sestertius struck in Rome c. 167-168 AD. The coin depicts Victory advancing left and may bear the titles ARM PARTH MAX. The coin is heavily worn.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 167
Date to: Circa AD 168

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ruth Battye
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA 2005.181.2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Reverse description: Victory advancing left
Reverse inscription: ARM PARTH MAX

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Goring (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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