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    • County: Suffolk
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    • Primary material: Gold
    • Broad period: ROMAN

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Record ID: SF-8963C8
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Description: A complete but squashed gold finger ring of earlier Roman date. The 'D' sectioned hoop is somewhat slender and has been (deliberately?) broken at its base, the two ends subsequently folded in on each other. The shoulders are plain, expanding into an oval bezel at their apex. The latter is decorated with the faint incised design of a palm frond, but is otherwise plain. Date: c. 43-200 AD Dimensions: The ring in its current folded state of preservation measures c. 11.61mm in diameter, c. 1.25mm thick at each shoulder, while the bezel is c. 6.47mm long by 4.51mm wide. It w…
Created on: Wednesday 24th January 2018
Last updated: Saturday 18th August 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Lakenheath', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IARCH-182E07
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Aureus of Vespasian, part of hoard IARCH-5FC206
Created on: Thursday 12th March 2015
Last updated: Thursday 12th March 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Coddenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IARCH-181E38
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Aureus of Nero, part of hoard IARCH-5FC206
Created on: Thursday 12th March 2015
Last updated: Thursday 12th March 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Coddenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IARCH-490B48
Object type: INGOT
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Fragment of a gold bar or ingot, cut from a longer, narrow bar. Composition thought similar to Roman coins and jewellery.
Created on: Tuesday 20th January 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Akenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IARCH-E41B43
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
M. Henig, Corpus of Roman Engraved Gemstones from British Sites, BAR 8 (1974), ii, 79, no. 581, and pl. XVIII, described and illustrated the inset of the gold ring; and pl. XLI Series B included a view of the hoard, with pot and gold ring, in Ipswich Museum. The description ran: "Figure standing towards the front, very probably Mars or some other deity was intended, but the body has been gouged away (? deliberate defacement by a Christian owner). Nicolo paste. 16 x 13 x 3.5 mm. Flat. Oval Set in a gold ring.". gem: 16 x 13 x 3.5 mm
Created on: Tuesday 20th January 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Tuddenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BH-E2D596
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold contemporary copy of a fraction of a 1.5 scripulum of Constantius II, dating to the period AD 355 - 360 (Reece period 18). VICTORIA AVGVSTORM reverse depicting Victory seated right on cuirass, supporting on left knee a shield on which she inscribes 'VOT/XXXX'; before her stands a small genius supporting the shield. Doublestruck on reverse. Prototype coin: cf. RIC VIII, p. 222, no. 241 (Arles) and Depeyrot p. 133, no. 5/4. Diameter: 15.03mm; thickness: 1mm. Weight: 1.74g.
Created on: Saturday 8th November 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 4th March 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Mildenhall', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-4BEF06
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold Roman solidus of Magnus Maximus, c.383-388 AD. Reverse: VICTOR-IA AVGG, Two Emperors seated facing, together holding a globe. Behind and between them the upper half of Victory with wings spread, a palm branch between and below them. Mint: Trier. As RIC 9 no. 77b.
Created on: Tuesday 26th November 2013
Last updated: Friday 10th January 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Worlingworth', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-8A2A34
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Constantius II, c.350-355 AD. Reverse: GLORIA-REI-PVBLICA, Roma and Constantinopolis enthroned. Roma facing holding spear in left hand, Constantinopolis left with sceptre in left hand and right foot resting on prow. Between them a wreath inscribed VOT/XXX/MVLT/XXXX. As RIC 8 no. 147, however the reverse type and particularly the lettering of the legend, which should read GLORIA REI PVBLICAE, suggest that this is an ancient copy rather than an official issue (R. Bland & P. Walton pers. comm.). At the start of the reign of Valentinian I (AD 364-75), the gold co…
Created on: Thursday 8th March 2012
Last updated: Wednesday 16th May 2012
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hessett', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-64AA54
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold aureus of Nero, c.63-68 AD. Reverse: IVPITTER-CVSTOS, Jupiter seated left holding sceptre and thunderbolt. As RIC I no. 46.
Created on: Thursday 23rd February 2012
Last updated: Friday 21st March 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Gedgrave', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-810912
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman gold aureus of Domitian as caesar under Vespasian, c.76 AD. Reverse: COS-IIII, A cornucopiae. As RIC 2 (2nd ed.), p. 125, no. 918.
Created on: Wednesday 26th October 2011
Last updated: Thursday 15th December 2011
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Near Mildenhall', grid reference and parish protected.


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