LVPL-F93688: LVPL-F93688

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-F93688

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy radiate or nummus, ruler unknown.

Obverse: worn head right.

Reverse: worn.

260-402AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 402
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.8 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain (AD 260 - 402)
Obverse description: Worn head right.

Reverse description: Worn.

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Oswestry

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Thursday 2nd September 2010
Updated: Tuesday 14th September 2010 by Vanessa Oakden

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