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- HER number: MEL1531
- Site Name: Dunbar
- Grid Reference: 367000 676999
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- Summary: Stray find of Roman gold coin
- Description: NT67NE 36 c. 67 77
(1) In May 1853 an Aureus of Nero was found in a field near Dunbar.
J Lindsay 1845
(2) The gold coin of Nero picked up 'in a field near Dunbar, now in the National Museum, is a somewhat worn specimen.
G Macdonald 1918
- For more information contact: East Lothian Council HER
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- (1) Bibliographic reference: Lindsay, J. 1845. View of the Coinage of Scotland. Appx 2, 52.
- (2) Bibliographic reference: Macdonald, G. 1918b. 'Roman coins found in Scotland', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 52 1917-18, p.203-76. 240.