OXON-D6501B: Roman coin: As of Faustina I

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COIN

Unique ID: OXON-D6501B

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A complete copper alloy Roman As of Faustina I, issued by Antoninus Pius after her death. Dating to the period AD 141-161 (Reece Period 7). Mint of Rome. AVGVSTA S-C reverse type depicting Ceres standing left with short torch and corn ears. RIC III no.1171 type 1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 141
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.8 mm
Weight: 13 g
Diameter: 26.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2018.388

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina the Elder
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: DIVA FAVSTINA

Reverse description: Ceres standing left with short torch and corn ears
Reverse inscription: AVGVSTA S-C

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Lyford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3994
Four figure Latitude: 51.64345412
Four figure longitude: -1.43778401
1:25K map: SU3994
1:10K map: SU39SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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