LEIC-486BBE: Roman copper alloy As or Dupondius of an Empress, AD 43-250?

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-486BBE

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy as or dupondius of an Empress, possibly Lucilla? Reverse type, Standing female with rudder? probably Fortuna.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 6.76 g
Diameter: 24 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Obverse description: Female bust facing left, empress

Reverse description: Standing female with staff and rudder? Backwards S? to the left, and C to the right.

Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Hougham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8845
Four figure Latitude: 52.99510903
Four figure longitude: -0.69033159
1:25K map: SK8845
1:10K map: SK84NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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