YORYM-FBF65F: Roman Coin : Sestertius possibly of Marcus Aurelius

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-FBF65F

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy sestertius possibly of Marcus Aurelius (AD 139 - AD 161) as Caesar, dating to the period AD 139 - AD 161 (Reece Period 7). Reverse type unclear. 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 139
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.1 mm
Weight: 14 g
Diameter: 28.1 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Gail Hitchens
Identified by: Miss Gail Hitchens

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT: E05544

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 Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Bare-headed bust right
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: Unclear
Reverse inscription: illegible

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bilton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA1334
Four figure Latitude: 53.79005672
Four figure longitude: -0.28618679
1:25K map: TA1334
1:10K map: TA13SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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