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Unique ID: WMID3970

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st September 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton
Secondary identifier: Dr David Symons

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Possibly
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy)
Obverse description: Bust r. laureate, draped and cuirassed.
Obverse inscription: IMP [ ] - [ ]

Reverse description: Female figure stg look l and holding a cornucopia in the right hand.
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)

Spatial coordinates

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

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Recording Institution: WMID
Created: Wednesday 31st October 2001
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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