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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Magnentius dating from AD 350 - 351 (Reece Period 18). FELICITAS REIPVBLICAE reverse type depicting the Emperor standing left holding Victory on globe and standard. Mint of Lyon, second officina. RIC VIII, p. 185, no. 112; LRBC part II, no. 211


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Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 350
Date to: Circa AD 351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.09 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 8th April 2021

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Magnentius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed right.
Obverse inscription: D N MAGNEN - TIVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Emperor standing left (holding Victory on globe) and standard.
Reverse inscription: FELICITAS REI PVBLICE

Fourth Century reverse type: FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: - // RSLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • LRBC : II 211
  • RIC : VIII p. 185, no. 112

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Mole Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Westcott (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ1449
Four figure Latitude: 51.22881356
Four figure longitude: -0.3687042
1:25K map: TQ1449
1:10K map: TQ14NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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