NCL-7978B4: Roman coin: sestertius of Trajan

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Unique ID: NCL-7978B4

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

A sestertius of Trajan, 98-117, not further identifiable.

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 98
Date to: Circa AD 117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.83 mm
Weight: 19.9 g
Diameter: 34.13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 28th February 2012 - Tuesday 27th March 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Robert Collins
Identified by: Dr Robert Collins

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Obverse description: laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP...G GER...RTH CO...

Reverse description: illegible
Reverse inscription: illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Richmondshire (District)
Parish or ward: Moulton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2302
Four figure Latitude: 54.41293
Four figure longitude: -1.64712
1:25K map: NZ2302
1:10K map: NZ20SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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