SUR-37F8E3: Roman coin: Sestertius of Faustina I

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-37F8E3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A sestertius of Faustina I dating to the period AD 138-161 (Reece Period 7). The reverse type depicts a standing figure with a staff or spear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 14.29 g
Diameter: 28.63 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 13-1123

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina the Elder
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: A bust facing right

Reverse description: A standing figure with a staff or spear

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Guildford (District)
Parish or ward: St. Martha (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0347
Four figure Latitude: 51.21292476
Four figure longitude: -0.52675845
1:25K map: TQ0347
1:10K map: TQ04NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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