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Roman coin hoard

Hoard of 2,384 Roman copper-alloy coins from Pewsey. The group consists of mostly 4th century (330 – 348 AD) nummus and a small number of radiate coins. The hoard was discovered in 2014, inside a pottery vessel with a covering of thin lead sheet and possible hairy hide. PAS Treasure find. Purchased by the Museum.

*Photograph taken prior to conservation. The coins have now been cleaned and individually catalogued. The pot is in fragments.

DZSWS: 2019.25