BM-99A8EC: Roman coin: sestertius of Antoninus Pius (obv.)

Rights Holder: Vincent Drost
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Unique ID: BM-99A8EC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy sestertius of Antoninus Pius (AD 138-61), dating to AD 155-6 (Reece Period 7), TR POT XIX COS IIII, Annona standing right. Mint of Rome. RIC III, p. 143, no. 942

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 155
Date to: Exactly AD 156

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 24.44 g
Diameter: 31 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Vincent Drost
Identified by: Dr Vincent Drost

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS [P P IMP II]

Reverse description: Annona standing right, foot on prow, holding rudder and modius
Reverse inscription: TR POT XIX COS IIII, S C in field

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: South Ferriby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9821
Four figure Latitude: 53.67628818
Four figure longitude: -0.51790456
1:25K map: SE9821
1:10K map: SE92SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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