LVPL2174: Foreign coin

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Unique ID: LVPL2174

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Sasanian drachm, Xusro II. Found rolled into a cylinder shape and subsequently straightened by finder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: BYZANTINE
Period from: BYZANTINE
Date from: AD 590
Date to: AD 628

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st August 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Identified by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Drachm

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Anglesey (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Anglesey (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Llanddyfnan (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SH4278
Four figure Latitude: 53.27537476
Four figure longitude: -4.37101589
1:25K map: SH4278
1:10K map: SH47NW
WOEID: 26348801
Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Coastland
Specific landuse: Inter-tidal

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Tuesday 9th July 2002
Updated: Thursday 2nd August 2012

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