Find Spot record CAA 037 - Findspot of Roman coin and medieval pottery

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Summary

Findspot of Roman 3rd century coin, and 2 sherds of medieval pottery.

Location

Grid reference TM 315 550 (point)
Map sheet TM35NW
Civil Parish CAMPSEY ASH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1992: Findspot of a copper alloy Roman radiate coin of Postumus (260-269 AD), PAX AVG reverse type depicting Pax standing left holding branch in right and long traverse sceptre in left hand. Two sherds of medieval pottery were also recovered, one was a rim sherd (12th-14th century) and the other a body sherd of probable medieval date (S1, S2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Finds Report: Martin, E. & Plouviez, J.. 1994. SAU Finds Report: Campsey Ash, Pettistree, Wickham Market (CAA 037, CAA 038, PTR 037, WKM 045, WKM 046).
  • <S2> Digital archive: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Portable Antiquities Database. Spreadsheet in folder.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 25 2019 7:06PM

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