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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-AA52DD

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy As or Dupondius of Hadrian dating to AD 117 - 138. No detail surviving on the reverse.
Diameter: 25.5 mm
Weight: 3.62 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 117
Date to: Exactly AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.62 g
Diameter: 25.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th August 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rachel Mowbray

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: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Obverse description: Bust facing right, laureate
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: No detail
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: East Dorset (District)
To be known as: Near Wimborne Minster

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: Thursday 17th September 2015
Updated: Wednesday 13th January 2016

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