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Unique ID: LIN-4A3582

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy sestertius of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar.


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 155
Date to: Ante AD 156

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 17.35 g
Diameter: 30 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare head right
Obverse inscription: [AVRELIVS CAES ANTON AVG PII F]

Reverse description: Fortuna standing left, holding rudder and skirt
Reverse inscription: [TR POT X] C[OS II], S [C]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
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: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: West Lindsey

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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