BUC-F37AEC: Roman coin

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Unique ID: BUC-F37AEC

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

A possible Roman copper alloy coin, dating to AD 43-410. The coin is very worn, and possibly is silver plated. It is oval, and the edge is irregular. The coin is worn, and on one edge has a circular pierced hole.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.9 mm
Width: 16.5 mm
Weight: 1.33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th November 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Arwen Wood
Identified by: Arwen Wood

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 4930

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: White metal coated

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Hurstbourne Priors (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4348
Four figure Latitude: 51.22957544
Four figure longitude: -1.38555275
1:25K map: SU4348
1:10K map: SU44NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date find submitted for recording
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 2 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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