LEIC-F2F390:  Roman copper alloy Sestertius

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Unique ID: LEIC-F2F390

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Early Roman copper alloy Sestertius of Hadrian?

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 117
Date to: AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 16.61 g
Diameter: 32 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 31st July 2007

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: Sestertius
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: not visible

Reverse description: seated female figure, left
Reverse inscription: not visible/ SC in Ex.

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Blaby (District)
Parish or ward: Glenfields (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5406
Four figure Latitude: 52.649054
Four figure longitude: -1.203264
1:25K map: SK5406
1:10K map: SK50NW
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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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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