COIN

Unique ID: HESH-7EB3E4

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Nummus of emperor Theodosius I (probably) 379-395AD,

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 379
Date to: AD 395

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 1.08 g
Diameter: 14 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 1840

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Theodosius I [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Diadem crowned bust facing right
Obverse inscription: DN THEOD[OS]IVS PF [AVG]
Reverse description: The reverse is corroded and encrusted. possible perosn advancing right
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman Coin: Nummus of emperor Theodosius I (probably) 379-395AD,

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Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands
County: County Of Herefordshire
District: County Of Herefordshire
To be known as: Leominster

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Agricultural or drainage work [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

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Created: Wednesday 12th September 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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