DENO-9306B5: Roman Coin: Sestertius of Nero

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-9306B5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper-alloy sestertius of Nero dating from AD 54-68 (Reece period 3). Reverse illegible but possibly showing two standing figures or one standing figure to the right of field and a trophy or similar item to the left of field.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 54
Date to: Circa AD 68

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 17.9 g
Diameter: 33.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Burrill
Identified by: Ms Charlotte Burrill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: CHFM 5443 (Exit 0503)

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nero
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Obverse description: Bust left
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Possibly two standing figures or one standing figure to the right of field and a trophy or similar item to the left of field.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: North East Derbyshire (District)
To be known as: Wingerworth Area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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

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