LEIC-6B9795: Roman copper alloy sestertius

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-6B9795

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A worn copper alloy sestertius, probably of Hadrian and dating to the period AD 117 to 138.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 117
Date to: Circa AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 15.35 g
Diameter: 30 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust

Reverse description: nothing visible

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Derbyshire Dales (District)
Parish or ward: Hulland Ward (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2547
Four figure Latitude: 53.019718
Four figure longitude: -1.628769
1:25K map: SK2547
1:10K map: SK24NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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