GLO-41D0D0: 2722 Copper alloy Sestertius possibly of Faustina I.

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-41D0D0

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

Copper alloy Sestertius possibly of Faustina I Date (138 - 161) Diameter 28mm, thickness 4mm, weight 20.99g. Obverse: female bust facing left Obverse inscription: […] Reverse: no detail remains Reverse inscription: […] Condition: poor

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 138
Date to: Ante AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 20.99 g
Diameter: 28 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2722

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina the Elder
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: female bust facing left
Obverse inscription: […]

Reverse description: no detail remains
Reverse inscription: […]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Wraxall

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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