LANCUM-D97DE1: Roman coin (3rd/4th century) (obv., rev.)

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Unique ID: LANCUM-D97DE1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Dupondius or as of Claudius II (AD270)

RIC 265

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 270
Date to: Circa AD 273

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 2.17 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st August 2006

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: Cast

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: emperor's bust facing right (?)
Obverse inscription: DIVO CLAVDIO

Reverse description: Eagle
Reverse inscription: [CONSECRATIO]

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Wragby

Spatial coordinates

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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