SF-D54FB3: Roman coin: copper-alloy dupondius of Hadrian

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-D54FB3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy dupondius struck for Hadrian (AD 117-138) dating to c. AD 118-121. Reece period 6. Reverse: MONETA AVGVSTI, Moneta standing left holding cornucopia and scales. Mint of Rome. RIC II, p. 417, no. 600c.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 118
Date to: Circa AD 121

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 15.47 g
Diameter: 27.09 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 17th May 2018

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: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Radiate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP CAESAR] HADRIANVS [PM TR P] COS [III]

Reverse description: Moneta standing left holding cornucopia and scales
Reverse inscription: M[ONETA AVGVSTI] S-C

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC II Hadrian 600C
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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: West Stow

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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