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Unique ID: FAPJW-A0C085

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A sestertius of Marcus Aurelius dating to the period AD 176 to 178. Felicitas reverse type. Mint of Rome. cf. BMC IV, nos. 1632 and 1676.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 176
Date to: Circa AD 178

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 18.19 g
Diameter: 26 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
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: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Felicitas standing left holding caduceus and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: [...]SC

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Whittlesford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4546
Four figure Latitude: 52.093352
Four figure longitude: 0.115193
1:25K map: TL4546
1:10K map: TL44NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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