BM-6109D2: Wreath reverse

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-6109D2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy dupondius of Marcus Aurelius dating to the period AD 170 to 173 (Reece period 8). Unclear reverse type depicting legend within wreath. Mint of Rome. cf. RIC III, p. 293, no. 1008 and p. 300, no. 1092-3.

Notes:

SF 5143

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 170
Date to: Exactly AD 173

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 6.48 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jason Lundock
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Augustus)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Wreath with legend of 4 lines within
Reverse inscription: [...]

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Piercebridge

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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