NLM-78BE95: Roman nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-78BE95

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

A Roman nummus of Magnentius, c.AD 350-353

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 350
Date to: AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.66 g
Diameter: 22.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 5th October 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM010027

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Surface Treatment: Inlaid with enamel

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: Ambianum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare headed bust facing right, cuirassed
Obverse inscription: [DN MAGNEN]TIVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Two victories with shield with VOT V MVLT X
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIA EDD NN AVG ET CAE]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Towthorpe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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