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Unique ID: WMID-C17611

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine, Fel Temp Reparatio issue dating from 354 to 361 AD.

Notes:

Found between 1970 and 1980

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Exactly AD 354
Date to: Exactly AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.74 mm
Weight: 3.8 g
Diameter: 21.28 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1970 - Tuesday 1st January 1980

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Tom Brindle - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Dr Tom Brindle - [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: House of Constantine [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Treveri (Trier, Germany) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Emperor diademed and draped facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Soldier spearing a barbarian who has fallen from a horse
Reverse inscription: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reverse mintmark: TRP
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman coin, a copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Lincolnshire
District: South Kesteven
Parish: Ancaster

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9542
Four figure Latitude: 52.966956 Four figure longitude: -0.586951
1:25K map: SK9542
1:10K map: SK94SE
WOEID: 11861
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

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Created: Monday 18th April 2011
Updated: Monday 18th April 2011

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