SF-684469: Roman coin: dupondius of an unclear emperor.

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-684469

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper-alloy Roman dupondius of an unclear emperor, dating to AD 43-250. Reverse type depicting a standing figure.

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: 2.63 mm
Weight: 8.72 g
Diameter: 27.13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Obverse description: Radiate head right.
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Unclear standing figure.
Reverse inscription: [...]

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Rishangles

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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