Which Roman?

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Which Roman?

Post by Easylife » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:13 pm

Found on stubble field. About 30mm diameter x 3mm thick. Not much left on reverse. Any ideas who?
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Bargeman » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:25 pm

It looks like Crusticus :D



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Re: Which Roman?

Post by liamnolan » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:31 pm

Crusticus Patinaius Roundius to be precise .. Liam =))
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by haveyoufound1yet » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:32 pm

no mate it's Groticus facing right :-)

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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Easylife » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:36 pm

Wow, a previously unknown emperor then. ::g :D
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Bargeman » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:37 pm

Easylife wrote:
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Wow, a previously unknown emperor then. ::g :D
I'm just glad we could help ::g



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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Easylife » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:43 pm

Bargeman wrote:
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Wow, a previously unknown emperor then. ::g :D
I'm just glad we could help ::g
Such a knowledgeable bunch. :))
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by liamnolan » Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:45 pm

Nice to have an accurate ID before allectus arrives .. I think I have come across this Emperor and his close family many times, Liam :;@

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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Koala » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:35 pm

Square chin long neck and nose

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Re: Which Roman?

Post by liamnolan » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:45 pm

Looks spot on! Well done, Liam ::g
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Allectus » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:47 pm

@ 30mm It's a Sestertius. ::g


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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Allectus » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:54 pm

Possibly a young Elagabalus?

http://www.wildwinds.com/coins/sear5/s7582.html

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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Easylife » Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:14 pm

Allectus wrote:
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Possibly a young Elagabalus?
Thanks, looks good to me. ::g
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Koala » Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:25 pm

Allectus wrote:
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Possibly a young Elagabalus?

http://www.wildwinds.com/coins/sear5/s7582.html

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Looks good to me ::g

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Re: Which Roman?

Post by Phil2401 » Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:21 am

I can see a certain likeness .....
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Re: Which Roman?

Post by coal digger » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:33 pm

Phil2401 wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:21 am
I can see a certain likeness .....fullsizeoutput_50e.jpeg
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