DOR-556944: Roman coin: As of probable Flavian date

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Unique ID: DOR-556944

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

Copper alloy As of probable Flavian date c. 69 - 96 (Reece period 4). A standing female figure with an altar the left on the reverse.
Date: Roman
Diameter: 24.49 mm
Weight: 5.63 g
Die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 69
Date to: Circa AD 96

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.63 g
Diameter: 24.49 mm

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017787

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Flavian (uncertain)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 4 [69-96]
Obverse description: Head, right, laureate
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: Standing female figure, altar to left
Reverse inscription: illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: East Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Sturminster Marshall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY9399
Four figure Latitude: 50.79052441
Four figure longitude: -2.10067574
1:25K map: SY9399
1:10K map: SY99SW
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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