Element record L5308 - Roman Republican coin from Bath Wood, Sutton in Ashfield


FINDSPOT (Middle Iron Age to Late Iron Age)


Grid reference SK 50300 58700 (point)
Map sheet SK55NW
District Ashfield
Civil Parish Sutton in Ashfield, Ashfield


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Coin of Gaius Claudius Pulcher (consul in 177 BC) from Bath Wood. (1)
In the year 1930 Mr Albert Watson discovered in his garden at the top of Bathwood Drive a silver denarius in a fine state of preservation, dating from BC 91 with a profile of Caius Claudius Pulcher on the obverse and a winged victory on the reverse. (2)

<1> Oswald AH, 1938, OS Corr 6in (Personal comment). SNT1105.

<2> Bonser GG, 1949, A History of Sutton in Ashfield, p 2 (Monograph). SNT1749.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Personal comment: Oswald AH. 1938. OS Corr 6in.
  • <2> Monograph: Bonser GG. 1949. A History of Sutton in Ashfield. p 2.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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