HAMP-3AF5DA: Roman coin : sestertius of uncertain emperor

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Unique ID: HAMP-3AF5DA

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman sestertius of an uncertain 1st to mid-3rd century emperor, the reverse depicting a standing figure. Mint of Rome, dating to AD 41-260.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 41
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 15.13 g
Diameter: 28.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 656

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Obverse description: Bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Standing figure.
Reverse inscription: Illegible.

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Fareham (District)
To be known as: Titchfield

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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