YORYM-529986: marcus aurelius copy 1

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-529986

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

A contemporary cast copy of a double headed as. The emperors are Domitian and Marcus Aurelius. The coin was probably made in the Danube area in the mid-late 2nd century AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 160
Date to: AD 180

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.1 mm
Weight: 3.7 g
Diameter: 22.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 3rd March 2005

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr David Evans
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Marcus Aurelius (as Caesar)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Wetwang

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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