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Unique ID: LVPL1612

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Sestertius of Marcus Aurelius


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Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 168
Date to: AD 169

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: M.ANTONINVS . AVG . TR . P. XXIII

Reverse description: Salus standing left feeding snake twined around altar and holding sceptre
Reverse inscription: SALVTI . AVG . COS . III . S . C.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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