SF-CCCE77: Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-CCCE77

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman as of Marcus Aurelius as Caesar under Antoninus Pius, probably c.148-161 AD. Reverse: []-[]COS II, Female figure (Pietas?) standing left, right arm outstretched over small figure or altar, S-C in the field. Mint: Rome. Possibly as RIC 3 no. 1293a.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 148
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 9.75 g
Diameter: 24.04 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
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: Bare headed and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: AVRELIVS CAE-SAR AVG[]

Reverse description: Female figure (Pietas?) standing left, right arm outstretched over small figure or altar, S-C in the field
Reverse inscription: []-[]COS II

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Risby

Spatial coordinates


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: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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