Silver coin.(obverse) Bust, diademed, draped and cuirassed, right.
(reverse) Roma, seated, left, holding Victory and spear.
- Roman Empire
- Minted in: Lyon
- Excavated/Findspot: Hoxne (Hoxne hoard)
- (Europe,British Isles,England,Suffolk,Hoxne (parish))
Inscription Positionreverse exergue
Inscription Commentmint signature of Lyon.
Inscription ContentD N CONSTANTINVS P F AVG
Inscription ContentVICTORIA AAAVGGGG
Latest regular coin in Hoxne (together with 752.1)
3 August 2007
Reason for treatment
Light clean silver and lacquer
Tarnish. There was also another coin which does not appear on merlin: 1994,0401,546.1.
Immersed in Acetone (propan-1-one/dimethyl ketone) and brushed. Tarnish removed using *HOTEL* by immersion and brushing. Washed in running tap water. Dried using kleenex tissue and hot air from blower. Brushed with 5% Paraloid B72 (ethyl methacrylate copolymer) in Acetone (propan-1-one/dimethyl ketone).
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Object reference number: CGR209389
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