DOR-AB589E: Roman coin: sestertius of Antoninus Pius

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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-AB589E

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A copper alloy sestertius of Antoninus Pius dating to AD 138 - 161 (Reece period 7). Very little detail surviving on the reverse.
Date: Roman
Diameter: 31.22 mm
Weight: 20.54 g
Die axis: uncertain

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 20.54 g
Diameter: 31.22 mm

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017827

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]
Obverse description: Head facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Standing figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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