BH-188C56: Roman coin: Radiate or Nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-188C56

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

A heavily worn and corroded copper-alloy Radiate or Nummus of late 3rd to early 5th century AD date. Measures 12.9mm in diameter, 1mm thick and weighs 0.71g.

Class: Radiate or Nummus

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 410
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.71 g
Diameter: 12.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th September 2006

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 06/207 - 9

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust left.
Obverse inscription: No lettering visible.

Reverse description: No remaining detail.
Reverse inscription: No lettering visible.

Reverse mint mark: Not visible.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: North Hertfordshire

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: BH
Created: Thursday 14th December 2006
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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