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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-168FC9

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman sestertius, possibly of Faustina Junior, dating to AD 147-175 (Reece period 8). Uncertain reverse type, uncertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 147
Date to: Circa AD 175

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.6 mm
Weight: 18.81 g
Diameter: 30.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Faustina II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 8 [161-180]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse inscription: (FAVSTIN)A (A)VG(VSTA)

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1923
Four figure Latitude: 52.79145654
Four figure longitude: -0.23671115
1:25K map: TF1923
1:10K map: TF12SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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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