IOW-4D6114: Roman Coin: Nummus of Magnentius.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-4D6114

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Nummus of Magnentius. RIC 162 (352-353).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 352
Date to: AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.56 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 10th December 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Dr Malcolm Lyne
Secondary identifier: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2006-6-1

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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: Possibly
Obverse description: Bust draped right
Obverse inscription: [DNMAGNEN[TIVSPFAVG]

Reverse description: Chi-Rho flanked by alpha and omega
Reverse inscription: [SALVSDDNNAVGETCAES]

Reverse mint mark: SPRLG

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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