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COIN

Unique ID: SF-3ADF4E

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A very worn copper-alloy Roman sestertius of Hadrian (AD 117-138), dating to the period AD 117-138 (Reece period 6). Illegible reverse type. probably 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 117
Date to: Circa AD 138

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.59 mm
Weight: 15.77 g
Diameter: 32.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Kennard
Identified by: Ms Julie Kennard
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Hadrian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 6 [117-138]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Unclear laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
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: Lidgate

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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