SUSS-2C74C2: Roman coin: dupondius or as of unclear emperor

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-2C74C2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy coin probably a dupondius or as, possibly of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161), reverse type unclear, AD 138-161

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 8.25 g
Diameter: 25.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 12th September 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Diana Jones
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust or head facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Rother (District)
Parish or ward: Ewhurst (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0934
Four figure Latitude: 51.094959
Four figure longitude: -0.444824
1:25K map: TQ0934
1:10K map: TQ03SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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