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COIN

Unique ID: SOMDOR-789F67

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy sestertius probably of Gordian III (AD 238-44)

Notes:

PAL1659

Class: sestertius

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 238
Date to: AD 244

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Elaine Howard-Jones
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS011876&014953

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gordian III
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 11 [222-238]
Obverse description: right facing, laureate, clean shaven
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: figure with drapery over shoulders, standing left
Reverse inscription: illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Buckland Newton (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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