LVPL-C481E2: Dupondius of Julia Mamaea

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Unique ID: LVPL-C481E2

Object type certainty: Certain
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An as of Julia Mamaea, VESTA S C, Rome, 226. BMC VI, no. 392.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 226

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.35 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Identified by: Mr Nick Herepath
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Obverse description: Diademed bust right.
Obverse inscription: IVL[IA MAMA]EA AVGVSTA

Reverse description: Vesta veiled holding palladium and sceptre
Reverse inscription: VES[TA] S C

Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Wem Rural (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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