GAT-E5BAB0: Roman Coin (obverse view)

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COIN

Unique ID: GAT-E5BAB0

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

Copper alloy coin. Sestertius of Trajan AD 98-117, Rome mint, very badly corroded, though the bust is just visible; some signs of use-wear.

Obverse: laureate head facing right. Inscription: none visible.

Reverse: nothing discernible. Inscription: not visible.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27.33 mm
Width: 26.92 mm
Thickness: 4.27 mm
Weight: 9.7 g

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Roland Flook
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: PRN32697

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

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: Llanidan (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SH4765
Four figure Latitude: 53.16008054
Four figure longitude: -4.28985759
1:25K map: SH4765
1:10K map: SH46NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GAT
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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