LVPL-C983C6: Copper alloy Roman coin.

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Unique ID: LVPL-C983C6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy Roman coin. Obv: Bust right Rev: Unclear figure on horseback right aes-issue of Marcus Aurelius, akin to RIC 3 (Marcus), 977 of AD 169-70.


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 169
Date to: AD 170

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.12 mm
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 19.11 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st April 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Bust right.
Obverse inscription: Unclear.

Reverse description: Unclear figure on horseback right.
Reverse inscription: Unclear.

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wrexham (Unitary Authority)
District: Wrexham (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Gresford

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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