HESH-80F332: Roman:Nummus of Crispus

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-80F332

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

Silver washed Nummus of Crispus struck in Lyon between 323-324 AD

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 323
Date to: AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.82 g
Diameter: 19.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate crowned bust right
Obverse inscription: IVL CRIS-PVS NOB C

Reverse description: VOT X on two line within wreath.
Reverse inscription: CAESARVM NOSTRPVM / field: VOT X / Ex: PLG (crescent)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: PLG (crescent)
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Weston-Under-Penyard

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: IARCW-63DAF52
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Nummus of Crispus Caesar (323-324) Reverse: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM VOT X Reference: RIC VII Lyons 215
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: IARCW-63DAF39FC
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Nummus of Crispus Caesar (323-324) Reverse: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM VOT X Reference: RIC VII Lyons 216
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: IARCW-63DAF39FE
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Nummus of Crispus Caesar (323-324) Reverse: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM VOT X Reference: RIC VII Lyons 216
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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