BM-F080C5: Lead object

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-F080C5

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Published Find published

A lead-alloy disc, possibly intended to represent a dupondius or as dating to the first to third centuries AD. The disc is flat and approximately circular. Both the upper and lower surfaces are pitted, but no design is visible.

Notes:

SF 5304a

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 43
Date to: Exactly AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 13.1 g
Diameter: 29.64 mm

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Illegible

Reverse description: Illegible

Status: Contemporary copy
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: BM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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