HESH-EBB2A9: Roman: Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-EBB2A9

Object type certainty: Certain
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Heavily eroded copper alloy coin of Roman date, which has lost it's external edges on it's flan.The coin is most probably an As; with unknown emperor on obverse. Standing figure on reverse holding an unknown object in their right hand. The inscriptions are heavily worn and illegible. Width: 22.87mm, Length: 26.18mm, Thickness: 3.01mm, Weight: 6.29 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26.18 mm
Width: 22.87 mm
Thickness: 3.01 mm
Weight: 6.29 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jake Dolphin
Identified by: Mr Jake Dolphin
Secondary identifier: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 1st-mid 3rd century
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Laureate crowned bust - probably right

Reverse description: Standing figure advancing right with something in outstretched hand

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Buckton and Coxall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO3973
Four figure Latitude: 52.35165704
Four figure longitude: -2.89699933
1:25K map: SO3973
1:10K map: SO37SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
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Updated: About one month ago

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