Dupondius coin

Description
Possibly part of a hoard of 14 coins which was buried around the time the Roman army left Exeter. In 1978 it was considered to be part of the hoard but now is thought to be a stray coin
Accession Loan No.
1/1991/3
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
dupondius coin
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
As; Nero
Dimensions
whole diameter 26 mm; whole TH 3 mm
Cultural Group
Roman
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Date
71
Production Year Low
61
Production Year High
68
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Valiant Soldier
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Mint
Rome
Issuer Person
Vespasian

    Tell Us What You Think

    Subject to approval, your name and blog comment will be made public. Any comment replies will also be public. Your email address will never be published. If you wish to contact us privately, please use the Contact form. Required fields are marked *