NMS-3D9088: Roman coin : dupondius of Sabina

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Unique ID: NMS-3D9088

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy as or dupondius of Sabina (AD 128-137), dating to the period AD 128-137 (Reece period 6). PIETAS S C reverse type depicting Pietas seated left holding patera and sceptre. Mint of Rome. As RIC II, p. 478, no. 1039.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 128
Date to: Circa AD 137

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 12.17 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 9th July 2014 - Wednesday 10th September 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60173
Other reference: AMD092014

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Sabina
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]AVGVSTA-HADRIA[...]

Reverse description: Pietas seated left holding patera and sceptre
Reverse inscription: [...]TAS, S C (in exergue)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : II p. 478, no. 1039

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Brockdish (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM2079
Four figure Latitude: 52.36486371
Four figure longitude: 1.22988412
1:25K map: TM2079
1:10K map: TM27NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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