WILT-7B4088: Roman copper alloy dupondius or As of Faustina

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-7B4088

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy as or dupondius of Faustina I dating to AD 138-161 (Reece period 7). Uncertain reverse depicting a figure standing left. Mint of Rome.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 138
Date to: Exactly AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 10.05 g
Diameter: 25.47 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Alyson Tanner
Identified by: Mrs Alyson Tanner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5368 (Finder's ref 1287)

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: Faustina the Elder
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible.

Reverse description: Figure standing left.
Reverse inscription: Illegible.

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chilmark (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9635
Four figure Latitude: 51.11427649
Four figure longitude: -2.05852178
1:25K map: ST9635
1:10K map: ST93NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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