LEIC-4977F1: 4977F1. roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-4977F1

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Roman copper alloy dupondius or as, 27-30mm in diameter, 3mm thick and weighing 15.39 grams. The coin is in fair condition with some corrosion on the reverse and a brown patina. The obverse shows right facing male bust, possibly hadrian. Reverse shows seated female figure, partly obscured by corrosion product.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 100
Date to: AD 150

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 15.39 g
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: right facing male bust

Reverse description: seated female figure

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)

References cited

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Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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