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COIN

Unique ID: FAPJW-BF9143

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy sestertius dating to the period AD 41 to 250. Illegible reverse type. Mint unknown.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Bosworth battlefield
Subsequent action after recording: Part of an extant museum collection

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 41
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Bos 5888
Museum accession number: X.A132.2013.71.0

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse inscription: [...]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
To be known as: Bosworth

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Bosworth survey
Current location: Bosworth battlefield

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAPJW
Created: Tuesday 10th July 2012
Updated: 1 week, 4 days ago

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