LVPL-F8B882: LVPL-F8B882

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-F8B882

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy dupondius or as, ruler unknown.

Obverse: worn bust right.

Reverse: worn.

1-250AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.2 g
Diameter: 23.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2010

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy)
Obverse description: Worn bust right.

Reverse description: Worn.

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Oswestry

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Thursday 2nd September 2010
Updated: Tuesday 14th September 2010

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