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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-A8AB43

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

Worn, possibly acid cleaned nummus of Honorius/ Theodosius II, 14mm in diameter. Reverse: Gloria Romanorum Date: 408-23 Reference: cf. RIC X, plate 18, 409

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 408
Date to: AD 423

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st February 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Honorius (emperor)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 22 [402-445]
Obverse description: Diademed, draped bust right

Reverse description: Two emperors supporting a globe between them
Reverse inscription: GLORIA ROMANORVM

Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Box (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8069
Four figure Latitude: 51.419656
Four figure longitude: -2.289007
1:25K map: ST8069
1:10K map: ST86NW
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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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