FASAM-7DF3D3: Copper alloy Limes falsum Julia Mamaea

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Unique ID: FASAM-7DF3D3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper-alloy limesfalsum of Julia Mamaea (AD 222-235), dating to AD 222- 235 (Reece 11), unclear standing figure.


This coin was amongst an assemblage of 58 coins from a variety of sites in Surrey. Because they do not have precise find-spots, most of the coins are not recorded on the PAS Database. However, this is one of four coins of numismatic significance which has been recorded with a find-spot of Surrey.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 222
Date to: Circa AD 235

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.27 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julia Mamaea
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Obverse description: Diademed and draped right
Obverse inscription: [ ... ]

Reverse description: Unclear standing figure
Reverse inscription: [ ... ]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Contemporary Copy (Limesfalsum)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
To be known as: Surrey

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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