NMGW-981BC4: Roman gold coin

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COIN

Unique ID: NMGW-981BC4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman gold coin
Augustus (27BC - AD 14) aureus, Lyon (Lugdunum)
//CL CAESARES
AVGVSTI F COS DESIC PRINC IVVENT; Gaius and Lucius, Caesars
RIC second edition 205
7.80g, some wear

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: Regional importance

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 27 BC
Date to: Circa AD 14

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.8 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 26th August 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Edward Besly
Identified by: Mr Mark Lodwick

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2017.200

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Aureus (Republic/Empire)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Augustus
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Reverse description: Gaius and Lucius, Caesars
Reverse inscription: AVGVSTI F COS DESIC PRINC IVVENT //CL CAESARES

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC I (second edition) Augustus 205
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Monmouthshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Monmouthshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Llantrisant Fawr (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO3800
Four figure Latitude: 51.69530862
Four figure longitude: -2.89842857
1:25K map: SO3800
1:10K map: SO30SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 18 days ago
Updated: 18 days ago

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