SUR-86E0A5: Roman coin: Sestertius of Marus Aurelius

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Unique ID: SUR-86E0A5

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A worn sestertius of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar, AD138-161. Rev: Standing figure

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 138
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 13.36 g
Diameter: 29.63 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B12-333

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 Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right

Reverse description: Standing figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Whitchurch-on-Thames (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6680
Four figure Latitude: 51.515078
Four figure longitude: -1.050263
1:25K map: SU6680
1:10K map: SU68SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Woodland
Specific landuse: Undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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