WILT-963B7C: Roman coin: Dupondius of Vespasian

Rights Holder: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-963B7C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman dupondius of Vespasian dating to the period AD 69-79 (Reece Period 4), FORTVNAE REDVCI reverse type depicting Fortuna standing left holding an anchor and cornucopiae. Mint of Rome.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 69
Date to: Circa AD 79

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 9.57 g
Diameter: 25.38 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Vespasian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate head facing right
Obverse inscription: [IMP CAES V]ESPASIAN AV[G COS III]

Reverse description: Fortuna standing left holding rudder and cornucopia
Reverse inscription: [FORTV]NAE [REDVI]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: S C
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates


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

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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