WILT-8C794D: Roman coin: As of Hadrian

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Unique ID: WILT-8C794D

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A copper-alloy Roman dupondius or as of Hadrian dating to AD 117-138, dating to AD 132-4 (Reece period 6), IVSTITIA AVG P P COS III, S C, Iustitia seated left holding patera and vertical sceptre. Mint of Rome. This coin measures 25.86mm in diameter and weighs 8.64g. RIC II, p. 434, no. 727var (obv type not recorded); BMC III, p. 462, no. 1469.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 132
Date to: Exactly AD 134

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8.64 g
Diameter: 25.86 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Hanbidge
Identified by: Mrs Jane Hanbidge
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 4651

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: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare-head, (draped and cuirassed) left
Obverse inscription: [HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS]

Reverse description: Iustitia seated left holding patera and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: [IVSTITIA AVG P P] COS III, S C

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • BMC : III 1469

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: The Deverills

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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