NARC-94B5DD: NARC-94B5DD : Dupondius or Sestersius : Uncertain Emperor

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Unique ID: NARC-94B5DD

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy Dupondius or Sestertius of Uncertain Emperor (AD 41-260). Uncertain reverse type depicting a figure standing facing forward. Uncertain mint.

Diameter: 31.36mm, Thickness: 3.79mm, Weight: 20.1g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 41
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.79 mm
Weight: 20.1 g
Diameter: 31.36 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius, dupondius or as
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Figure standing facing forward
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Tiffield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6952
Four figure Latitude: 52.16196891
Four figure longitude: -0.99269849
1:25K map: SP6952
1:10K map: SP65SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Recording Institution: NARC
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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