NMGW-661AB7: Roman coin: Vespasian, dupondius

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Unique ID: NMGW-661AB7

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Roman copper alloy coin
Heavily corroded but appears to be Vespasian (AD 69-79) dupondius
Lyon issue with Victory facing left holding shield

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 69
Date to: Circa AD 79

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.94 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Wenke Domscheit
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2013.166.3

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Vespasian
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Caerphilly (Unitary Authority)
District: Caerphilly (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Caerphilly (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST1587
Four figure Latitude: 51.57543296
Four figure longitude: -3.22796511
1:25K map: ST1587
1:10K map: ST18NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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