Record Details

NHER Number:18626
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin of emperor Marcus Aurelius


In 1982 a Roman copper alloy sestertius coin of the emperor Marcus Aurelius was recovered from the parish of South Pickenham. The exact nature and location of this discovery are unclear.

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Full description

August 1982. Site not revealed by finder; may do so later.
Bronze sestertius of Marcus Aurelius. Reverse shows female figure seated left. Left arm raised, right arm extended. Wearing helmet. Round shield? to rear, rather worn.
No parallel in Seaby but inscription is Seaby C.
Identified by and compiled by E. James (KLM), 13 August 1982 (to NAU January 1983).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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