LEIC-4CA6DD: Roman copper alloy Sestertius

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Unique ID: LEIC-4CA6DD

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy Sestertius of Antoninus Pius, 138-61 (Reece period 7), reverse type unknown, seated female with staff.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 138
Date to: Circa AD 161

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 20.66 g
Diameter: 31 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: ANT[ONINVS]PIVS PP T[RP][...]

Reverse description: seated female left with staff and possibly something held up in right hand

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Leighfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8103
Four figure Latitude: 52.61873727
Four figure longitude: -0.80499244
1:25K map: SK8103
1:10K map: SK80SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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