LEIC-7068B0: 497 7068B0 Roman copper alloy coin

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Unique ID: LEIC-7068B0

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy sesterius of Hadrian.


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: 19.89 g
Diameter: 30 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st July 1997

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 497

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

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

Reverse description: not visible
Reverse inscription: not visible

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: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Barkby Thorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6309
Four figure Latitude: 52.675051
Four figure longitude: -1.069681
1:25K map: SK6309
1:10K map: SK60NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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