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COIN

Unique ID: SF-501739

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

A worn and somewhat corroded copper-alloy As of Nero (AD 54-68) dating to c. AD 64-67 (Reece period 3). Reverse: S-C, Victory flying left holding shield inscribed SPQR. Mint of Lyon. C.f RIC vol. I, no. 422 for this reverse.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 64
Date to: Circa AD 67

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.76 g
Diameter: 29.13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 30th August 2018

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Nero
Reece period: Period 3 [54-68]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]O[....]

Reverse description: Victory flying left holding shield inscribed SPQR
Reverse inscription: S-C

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
Parish or ward: Compton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7615
Four figure Latitude: 50.92945493
Four figure longitude: -0.91993923
1:25K map: SU7615
1:10K map: SU71NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Updated: 3 months ago

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