NMGW-A122A8: Roman Coin: Faustina II (wife of Marcus Aurelius) sestertius, Rome

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COIN

Unique ID: NMGW-A122A8

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Roman copper alloy coin
Faustina II (wife of Marcus Aurelius) sestertius, Rome
IVNO (c. 161-76)
RIC (MA) 1645/6
17.18g, worn and corroded

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 161
Date to: Circa AD 176

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 17.18 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2014.80.3

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
Mint or issue place: Rome
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

  • RIC : 1645/6

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Carmarthenshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Carmarthenshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Pembrey and Burry Port Town (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SN4201
Four figure Latitude: 51.68546744
Four figure longitude: -4.28699967
1:25K map: SN4201
1:10K map: SN40SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Updated: 4 years ago

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