SUR-E56711: Roman coin: Sestertius possibly of Faustina junior

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-E56711

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

A sestertius possibly of Faustina junior dating to the period AD 147-175 (Reece Period 8). The reverse type depicts a standing figure.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 147
Date to: Circa AD 175

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 19.6 g
Diameter: 31.08 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 14-489

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 II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Obverse inscription: FAVSTINA [...]

Reverse description: A standing figure

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Bramley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6359
Four figure Latitude: 51.32661972
Four figure longitude: -1.09721645
1:25K map: SU6359
1:10K map: SU65NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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