BUC-03C997: Roman coin

Rights Holder: Ros Tyrrell
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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-03C997

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper alloy dupondius or as of Marcus Auralius of 165-166, Reece period: 8 [161-180] Obverse description: Laureate bearded bust right Obverse inscription: M ANTON[INVS AVG ARM PARTH MAX] Reverse description: Illegible Reverse inscription: Illegible

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 165
Date to: Exactly AD 166

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 22.2 g
Diameter: 31.44 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2017

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Americans nr Thornton etc 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 3

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Obverse description: Laureate bearded bust right
Obverse inscription: M ANTON[INVS AVG ARM PARTH MAX]

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Thornton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7635
Four figure Latitude: 52.00824003
Four figure longitude: -0.89416746
1:25K map: SP7635
1:10K map: SP73NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Weekend Wanderers American Detecting Holidays
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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