Findspot - Roman coin hoard, Alcester.

Description of this historic site

Findspot - a hoard of Roman coins was found 500m south west of Oversley Green.

Notes about this historic site

1 1967: Coin hoard discovered by workmen digging a trench. A shattered pot contained 95 Antoniniani of the period Gordian III to Postumus, and 51 sestertii of the period Trajan to Postumus.
2 The 95 Antoniniani are now in the strong room in Warwick Museum. The sestertii are either with the owner or in the British Museum.
3 Included in Alcester sites list.

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