SF-D347D7: Roman coin: possible Sestertius  of Domitian

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-D347D7

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

A copper-alloy Roman Sestertius possibly of Domitian, dating to the period AD 81-96 (Reece period 4). Uncertain reverse type. 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 81
Date to: Circa AD 96

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 16.11 g
Diameter: 32.01 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th June 2016

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: EKE 053
Other reference: Finders reference SS14-349

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Domitian
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: [...](VIIII)

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: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Eyke

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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