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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-8D3103

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

~~A Roman copper-alloy sestertius of Divus Marcus Aurelius struck in AD 180 under Commodus. Mint of Rome. Bare head right [DIVVS M ANTONINVS PIVS] / eagle standing right on altar head turned [CONSECRATIO S-C]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 180

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 18.92 g
Diameter: 31 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st May 2016 - Saturday 1st October 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Augustus)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bare head right
Obverse inscription: [DIVVS M ANTONINVS PIVS]

Reverse description: eagle standing right on altar head turned
Reverse inscription: [CONSECRATIO S-C]

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC III Marcus Aurelius 657
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Beachampton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7836
Four figure Latitude: 52.01695192
Four figure longitude: -0.86480815
1:25K map: SP7836
1:10K map: SP73NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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