LEIC-17F948: Roman copper alloy Dupondius

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Unique ID: LEIC-17F948

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy Dupondius of Antoninus Pius, Reverse type similar to FELICITAS AVG but the lettering does not match?

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 9.11 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Dupondius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Right facing Radiate bust
Obverse inscription: [ANTONINVSAVG[..]

Reverse description: standing figure with staff in left hand and right hand outstretched - holding statue? flanked by S-C
Reverse inscription: T[..]RN[..] or P II?

Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Knapwell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3360
Four figure Latitude: 52.22215748
Four figure longitude: -0.05438244
1:25K map: TL3360
1:10K map: TL36SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 2 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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