GLO-D717F5: GLO-D717F5 Roman coin: Sestertius of Hadrian

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-D717F5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy Sestertius of Hadrian dated 117-138 (Reece 6) laureate draped bust right [HADRI]AN[VS] AVG [...] / Hadrian standing left, female figure standing to the right [...]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 117
Date to: Circa AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 18.79 g
Diameter: 30 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2012 - Saturday 1st December 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 6180

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: laureate draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [HADRI]AN[VS] AVG […]

Reverse description: Hadrian standing left, female figure standing to the right
Reverse inscription: […]

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Cotswold (District)
To be known as: Donnington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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