The hole in the wall

This morning brought our first Roman coin which we think was issued under Tetricus I (AD 270-3).   The coin popped out from a cavity in the wall of the bath house in the northern corridor section, followed by an angry frog!

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2 Responses to The hole in the wall

  1. What is the tell-tale sign indicating that it is from the reign of Tetricus I?

    Excellent images by the way, and great to see the story literally unfold.

    • Guy says:

      Hi Emile,

      If you look closely you can see the face and crown. We’ll get a coin specialist to look at it for further confirmation.

      With best wishes,


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