COIN

Unique ID: ESS-B052A2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

Roman copper alloy coin: radiate or nummus of uncertain emperor, dating circa 260 to 410 AD.

The diameter is 13.83mm, the thickness is 2.34mm and it weighs 1.6g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 2.34 mm
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 13.83 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 8th February 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Murray Dedman - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Murray Dedman - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Colchester OEF 6648

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: Radiate or nummus [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain (AD 260 - 402) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Status: Regular

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: Babergh
Parish: Aldham

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL8926
Four figure Latitude: 51.900482 Four figure longitude: 0.745749
1:25K map: TL8926
1:10K map: TL82NE
WOEID: 26345797
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: Wednesday 29th June 2011
Updated: Monday 22nd August 2011

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