LANCUM-53B865: Early Roman Claudian copy

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Unique ID: LANCUM-53B865

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

Very worn Roman coin fragment, possibly an early Roman Claudian copy dating from the mid 1st century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.73 mm
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th November 2000 - Thursday 18th November 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Secondary identifier: Dr David Shotter

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Claudius
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: illegible
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: deer or stag
Reverse inscription: illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: illegible
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: South Lakeland (District)
To be known as: Kendal

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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