SUR-A49973: Sestertius of Antoninus Pius

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Unique ID: SUR-A49973

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A Roman sestertius issued by Antoninus Pius.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 138
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 19.31 g
Diameter: 32.46 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st September 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 06/754

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 facing right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS [AVG PIVS...]

Reverse description: Seated figure facing left
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Mole Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Betchworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2049
Four figure Latitude: 51.227585
Four figure longitude: -0.282814
1:25K map: TQ2049
1:10K map: TQ24NW
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: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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