LEIC-B1CAF8: Roman copper alloy coin

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Unique ID: LEIC-B1CAF8

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of Theodora, Wife of Constantius I struck after her death by Constantine I. (prob RIC56).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 337
Date to: AD 340

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.59 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 13th April 2006

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1467

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Theodora
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Mantled bust facing right
Obverse inscription: FLMAXTHEODORAEAVG

Reverse description: Pietas standing holding child
Reverse inscription: PIETASROMANA

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Wymeswold (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6424
Four figure Latitude: 52.809759
Four figure longitude: -1.051973
1:25K map: SK6424
1:10K map: SK62SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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