NLM-6C6B60: Sestertius of Antoninus Pius

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Unique ID: NLM-6C6B60

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

A roman sestertius of Antoninus Pius, C.140-144 AD

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 140
Date to: AD 144

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.4 mm
Weight: 23.41 g
Diameter: 29.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM09119

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sestertius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Antoninus Pius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 7 [138-161]
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: Britannia bareheaded seated left on rock, holding spear
Reverse inscription: illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Barton Upon Humber

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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