SWYOR-5F29A3: Roman Coin; illegible dupondius or as

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-5F29A3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman coin; an illegible As or Dupondius of an unknown ruler dating from 23 BC - AD 260. It is 25.6mm diameter, 3.7mm thick and 8.4g.

Class: Composite

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa 23 BC
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.7 mm
Weight: 8.4 g
Diameter: 25.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st December 2017 - Sunday 31st December 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3138

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
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: possible standing figure
Reverse inscription: illegible

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Beal (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5224
Four figure Latitude: 53.70984112
Four figure longitude: -1.21366885
1:25K map: SE5224
1:10K map: SE52SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 12 months ago

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