SUR-BCA746: Roman coin: As of Lucius Verus

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-BCA746

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An as of Lucius Verus. Rev: Two Emperors clasping hands CONCORD AVGVSTOR TR P COS II SC

One of 16 similar coins from a small hoard.

Notes:

The coins satisfy the terms of the Treasure Act with regard to age and quantity, being base metal coins over than 300 years old and more than ten pieces.

Part of 2009 T600. See also: SUR-BCE4B2, SUR-BCDAD3, SUR-BCBEE1, SUR-BCB455, SUR-BC9AA7, SUR-BC8071, SUR-BC7680, SUR-BC6C38, SUR-BC6288, SUR-BC5811, SUR-BC4C55, SUR-BC4167, SUR-BC3095, SUR-BC27E5, SUR-BC1E04, SUR-BBFE93

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Hampshire Museums Service
Subsequent action after recording: Donated to museum after being declared Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2009T600

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.28 g
Diameter: 25.82 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st September 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 09.1189
Treasure case number: 2009T600

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Lucius Verus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Obverse description: A bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Two Emperors clasping hands
Reverse inscription: [CONCORD AVGVSTOR TR P COS II SC]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
To be known as: Oakhanger

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Hampshire Museums Service
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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