KENT-EFC7AD: Illegible As or duppondius

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A highly worn, abraded and degraded roman As or Dupondius. Possibly of the Flavian Dynasty (AD 69-96) Reece period 4.

Measurements: 23.69mm in diameter, 2.15mm thick and 4.67g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.15 mm
Weight: 4.67 g
Diameter: 23.69 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

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: Possibly
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Hampstead Marshall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4267
Four figure Latitude: 51.40048355
Four figure longitude: -1.39764149
1:25K map: SU4267
1:10K map: SU46NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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