WILT-876ACB:

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-876ACB

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman sesterius of Antoninus Pius dating to AD 148-149 (Reece period 7). Probably COS IIII reverse depicting Aequitas standing left holding scales and cornucopiae. Mint of Rome.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 148
Date to: Exactly AD 149

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 20.43 g
Diameter: 32.22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Alyson Tanner
Identified by: Mrs Alyson Tanner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5329

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P XII

Reverse description: Figure (probably Aequitas) standing left holding cornucopiae (and possibly scales).
Reverse inscription: [COS IIII]

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Downton

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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