SOM-CC41CD: Roman coin: Dupondius or as of unclear emperor

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-CC41CD

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

Roman copper alloy dupondius or as of unclear emperor dating to AD 1-250. Unclear reverse type depicting female figure standing left holding right arm up and left hand by hip. Unclear mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 6.82 g
Diameter: 25.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 3rd September 2018 - Monday 5th November 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt 17918

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: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Unclear
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Female figure standing or advancing left with right hand raised and left hand by hip
Reverse inscription: Illegible

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
To be known as: Pulham CP

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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