NMS-3F1D68: Roman coin : cast as of Faustina II

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Unique ID: NMS-3F1D68

Object type certainty: Certain
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Irregular cast copper alloy as of Faustina II, reverse standing figure, details very faint, silvery green surfaces suggest a high tin content, diameter 22mm, weight 5.35g, c.145-270

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 145
Date to: Circa AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.35 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 8th October 2012 - Monday 12th November 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 56910
Other reference: KLMD112012

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina II
Obverse description: Draped bust right

Reverse description: Standing figure (perhaps Hilaritas)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Grimston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7322
Four figure Latitude: 52.767885
Four figure longitude: 0.562826
1:25K map: TF7322
1:10K map: TF72SW
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: 6 years ago

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