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COIN

Unique ID: SF-269742

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

A worn copper-alloy dupondius struck for Trajan, dating to c. AD 107. Reece period 5, mint of Rome. Reverse: SPQR OPTIMO PRINCIPI S-C, trophy of arms with two shields at base. C.f RIC vol. II, no. 586.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 107
Date to: Circa AD 107

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.26 g
Diameter: 26.48 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 8th September 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan
Reece period: Period 5 [96-117]
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P]

Reverse description: Trophy of arms, two shields at base
Reverse inscription: [SPQR OPTIMO PRINCIPI] S-C

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Brockley

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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